Breaking up is hard to do    (video)    (midi)

 

††† G - Em - C - D

 

††††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††† Em††††††††††† C

††† Doo doo doo down doobie doo down down,

††††† D†††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††† C

††† come-a come-a down doobie doo down down,

†††† D††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††† C

††† come-a come-a down doobie doo down down,

†††† D††††††††††††††††††††††† G††††††††††††††††† Em††††††††††† C

††† come-a come-a down doobie doo down down,

††††† D††††††††††††† †††††††††G†††††††† C†††††††††††††† G

††† come-a come-a down, doobie doo down.

 

††††† - - - - - - - - - -†† G†††† - Em††††† C††††††††††† D

1. Donít take your love†††††††††† away from me,

G†††††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††††††††††††††† C†† D††

††† donít you leave my heart in misery,

G†††††††††† B7†††††††† Em†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† D

††† if you go, then Iíll be blue, Ďcause breaking up is hard to do.

†††††††††††††††††††††††††† G†† - Em†††††††† C†††††††††† D

††† Remember when††††††††† you held me tight,

G†††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††††††††††† C†††††††††††† D

††† and you kissed me all through the night,

G††††††††††††† B7††††††† Em†††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A††††††††††††††††† D†††††††† G

††† think of all that weíve been through, Ďcause breaking up is hard to do.

 

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - -†† Gm C Gm†††††† C

They say that breaking upis hard to do,

F††††††††††††† Am††††††† F

††† now I know, I know that itís true,

Fm††††††† Bb†††††††† Fm†††††††††† Bb†††††† ††D#

††† donít say that this is the end, instead of breaking up, I wish

††††††† D

that we were making up again !

 

†††† - - - - - -G††† - Em†††††††††† C†††††††††††† D

2. I beg of you,†††††††††† donít say goodbye,

G†††††††††††††† Em††††††††††††††††††† C †††††††D

††† canít we give our love another try ?

G††††††††††††††††† B7†††††††††††† Em†††††††††††††††††††††††††† A†††††††††††††††††† D†††††††† G

††† Come on baby, letís start anew, Ďcause breaking up is hard to do.

 

- - - - - - - - - - - - - - -†† Gm CGm††††† C

They say that breaking upis hard to do,

F††††††††††††† Am††††††† F

††† now I know, I know that itís true,

Fm††††††† Bb†††††††† Fm†††††††††† Bb†††††††† D#

††† donít say that this is the end, instead of breaking up, I wish

††††††† D

that we were making up again !

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 2nd here)

 

††††† - - - - - - G††† - Em†††††††††† C†††††††††††† D

3. I beg of you,†††††††††† donít say goodbye,

G†††††††††††††† Em††††††††††††††††††† C††††††† D

††† canít we give our love another try ?

G††††††††††††††††† B7†††††††††††† Em††††††††††††††††††††††††† A†††††††††††††††††† D†††††††† G

††† come on, baby, letís start anew, cause breaking up is hard to do.

 

†††††† G†††††††††††††††† Em††††††††††† C

+Down doobie doo down down,

††††† D†††† ††††††††††††††††††G†††††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††† C

††† come-a come-a down doobie doo down down,

†††† D††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††† Em†††††††††††† C

††† come-a come-a down doobie doo down down,

†††† D††††††††††††††††††††††† G†††††††††††††††† Em††††††††††† C††††††† D

††† come-a come-a down doobie doo down down, come-a come-a.

G†††††††††††††††† Em†††† C††††††† D†† - G††††††††††††††† Em†††† C†††††††† D

††† Breaking up is hard to do,††††††† breaking up is hard to do,

G†††††††††††††††† Em†††† C††††††D

††† Breaking up is hard to do ......

 

(orig. capo 1st; midi= capo 5th; video = capo 2nd)†††††
(The Partridge Family)