Hold on to the nights    (video)    (midi)

 

††† Am - Dm - F - G

 

††† Am†† †††††††††††††††††††††F†††††††††††††††††††† ††G

1.†††Just when I believed I couldnít ever want for more,

Am†††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††F†††††††††††††††††††††††† ††G

††† this ever changing world pushes me through another door.

Dm††††††††††† ††††††F†††††††††††††††† ††G

††† I saw you smile and my mind could not erase the beauty of your face,

Dm†††† ††††††††††††F††††††††††††††††††† G††††††† ††††††††††††Am†† - G

††† just for a while wonít you let me shelter you.

 

C†††† ††††††F††††††††††††† G†††††† - C†† †††††††F††††††††† †††††G

††† Hold on to the nights, †††††††hold on to the memories,

Am††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††F†††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††G††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††Am

††† I wish that I could give you something more, that I could be yours.

 

+Am - Dm - F - G

 

†††† Am†††††††††††††††††† ††††††F †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††G

2. ††††††How do we explain something that took us by surprise,

Am††††††††††††††† ††††F†††††††††††††††††††††††† G

††† promises in vain, love that is real but in disguise.

Dm†† †††††††††††††††††††††F†† ††††††††††††††††G

††† What happens now, do we break another rule,

 

††† let our lovers play the fool ?

Dm††††††††††††††† ††††F††††††††† G††††††††††††††††††††† Am†† - G

††† I donít know how to stop feeling this way.

 

C†††††††††† F††††††††††††† G†††††† - C†† †††††††F††††††††† †††††G

††† Hold on to the nights,††††††† hold on to the memories,

Am††††††††††††††††††††† F††††††††††††† G

††† if only I could give you more.

 

††††††††††††† †††Bm††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† A

+Well, I think that Iíve been true to everybody else but me,

††††††††††††††††††† F†††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††G

††† and the way I feel about you makes my heart long to be free.

††† †††††††††Bm††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††A

††† Everytime I look into your eyes, Iím helplessly aware

†††††††††† ††††††F†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††Dm†††† A††† - F#m

††† that the someone Iíve been searching for is right there.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

+Bm - A - Bm - A - G - A

 

D†††† ††††††G†††††††††††† A†††††† - D†† ††††††††G††††††††††††† A

††† Hold on to the nights,††††††† hold on to the memories,

Bm††††††††††††††††††††† G††††††††††††† A

††† if only I could give you more.

 

 

+instrumental = CHORUS

 

†† D†††† ††††††G†††††††††††† A

+†††Hold on to the nights.

 

 

(orig. = capo 3rd)††† (Richard Marx)