Two For The Road

Words & Music by Leslie Bricusse & Henry Mancini
Recorded by Henry Mancini, 1973
From the 1967 movie by the same name

E7        Cdim       CM7         Cm7-5
If you're feel - ing fancy free,

     Gdim    Edim        Bm9       Bm7/E
Come wonder through the world with me.

    G   G/F#      Edim     A7 
And any place we chance to be 

    Em7 Edim Dsus4  D    DM7
Will be our  ren - dez - vous. 

D7 D7sus4  D7  Bm        F#7   C#m7-5     Bm
Two  for  the road we'll travel down the years, 

      F#7       C#m7-5       G6         G/B
Col - lec - ting pre - cious mem - o - ries.

     E7-9      Bm7-5       Am      Am+7
Se - lec - ting sou - ve - nirs 

    E7    Dm7  E7  Dm  Am  E7   A
And liv - ing life the way we please. 

E7           Cdim     CM7            Cm7-5
In sum - mer time the sun will shine,

   Edim      Gdim        Bm9       Bm7/E
In win - ter we'll drink sum - mer wine.

    G        G/F#    Edim      A7 
And ev' - ry day that you are mine 

Em7 Edim  Dsus4      D  DM7
Will be a love - ly day. 

D7 D7sus4 D7  G9        G/F#    Gdim   
As  long  as love still wears a smile,

A7 Dalt      Bm       Em          Edim
I  know that we'll be two for the road,

G    D     G  Em7  A7+5  D
And that's a long, long while. 

*Suggested by a recent visitor (Carl with the famous last name) who also provided lyrics and an audio source from which I could transcribe this chart -- and whose original e-mail I subsequently misplaced, so I can't credit him as fully as e deserves.

This particular chart borrows heavily from the slightly more pensive 1996 version recorded by Nancy LaMott.

The lyric and guitar chord transcriptions on this site are the work of The Guitarguy and are intended for private study, research, or educational purposes only. Individual transcriptions are inspired by and and based upon the recorded versions cited, but are not necessarily exact replications of those recorded versions.