I love you because    (video)

 

       G                G7                       C

1. I love you because you understand, dear,

G                                         D    - D7

    ev'ry single thing I try to do,

                G                      G7                   C

    you're always there to lend a helping hand, dear,

      G                         D                             G

    I love you most of all because you're you.

 

             C                                                G

    No matter what the world may say about me,

          A                         A7                         D       - D7

    I know your love will always see me through.

       G                                                C

    I love you for the way you never doubt me,

             G              D                                   G    - D

    but most of all I love you 'cause you're you.

 

         G               G7                        C

2. I love you because the future's brighter

            G               D                          G

    the door to happiness shall open wide

             C                                                G

    No matter what the world may say about me,

          A                         A7                         D

    I know your love will always see me through.

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 2nd here)  + D7

 

       G                    G7                          C

4. I love you for a hundred thousand reasons,

             G              D             D7                 G

    but most of all I love you 'cause you're you.

 

(orig. = capo 1st)    (Al Martino)