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"Heart Of My Heart"
Words and Music by B. Ryan - 1926
Number 3 on the Hit Parade in 1954, played for 9 weeks.
Verse:----------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
G Cdim       Em A7 -
Am7   D7   Ddim D7                 D+ G         Am7 Edim       G
G Bm7  G  Edim D7       Am   B7 Em
A7 - - Am7        D7
- Ddim D7       Am7 D7           Cdim
Em A7 D7       Am7 D7
Chorus:--------- ------------------ ------------------ ------------------
G -           Edim Am7   D7   Ddim D7
- - G -
E7 - A9       Gm6 A7
- - D   C#   C  Cdim D7
G -           Edim Am7   D7   Ddim D7
-             D7 -           Am6 B7       A Dm       B7
E7 A7 - -
- Am7     D7 G -  (D7  to chorus)
8-beat intro.  Play 4-beats for each cell, reading from left to right.
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Verse:
I some -times wish I was a kid a -gain,
Down in the old neigh -bor -hood,
Just to be with Char -lie, with lit -tle Joe and Pete,
Boy, we had a quar -tette that was might -y hard to beat,
I'd love to stand down by that cel -lar door,
Just to hear that quar -tette sing once more,
 
Chorus:
"Heart Of My Heart," I love that mel -o -dy,
"Heart Of My Heart" brings back a mem -o -ry,
When we were kids on the cor -ner of the street,
We were rough and read -y guys, But Oh! How we could har -mon -ize,
"Heart Of My Heart," meant friends were dear -er then,
Too bad we had to part.
I know a tear would glis -ten if once more I could lis -ten
To that gang that sang "Heart Of My Heart."
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Arranged by Jim Bottorff
 
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