It was almost like a song    (video)    (midi)

 

    C - F - Fm - C - G     - Am - Dm - G - C

 

    C                          F  - Fm                               C     - C - G - Am

1.     Once in every life         someone comes along,

                                Dm  - G                                  C

    and you came to me,        it was almost like a song.

C                             F      - Fm                                C          - C - G - Am

    You were in my arms           right where you belonged,

                                   Dm   - G                                  C

    and we were so in love,        it was almost like a song.

 

   F                           - Em

+    January through        December,

Dm                        G           C     - C - G - Am

    we had such a perfect year,

                                             Em                 F              Dm                G

    then the flame became a dying ember, all at once you weren't here.

 

    C                               F  - Fm                                C     - C - G - Am

2.     Now my broken heart         cries for you each night,

                                       Dm  - G                                          C

    and it's almost like a song,        but it's much to sad to write.

 

+  C - F - Fm - C - G     - Am - Dm - G - C

 

(orig. moves up half a note to capo 1st here)

 

    C                              F     - Fm                                C - Em - Am

3.     Now my broken heart          cries for you each ni................ght,

                                      Dm   - G               E                     Am - C - Am - D

    and it's almost like a song,      but it's much to sad to write.

F                             C - F - C - F

    It's too sad to wri..................te !            +  C - F - Fm - C

 

    (Ronnie Milsap)