Looking for love    (video)

 

    Dm - Em - F - G (2x)

 

   F                                                         C

1.    Well, I spent a lifetime lookin’ for you,

F                              C                                 G

    single bars and good time lovers were never true.

F                                                      C

    Playing a fool’s game, hopin' to win,

F                                 C                 G         G7    - G

    and tellin’ those sweet lies and losin' again.

 

G7        C

  I was lookin’ for love in all the wrong places,

Em

lookin' for love in too many faces,

  F                                                             Dm Em    F        G

searchin’ their eyes lookin' for traces of what I'm dreamin of.

   C

Hoping to find a friend and a lover,

Em

    I'll bless the day I discover,

    F                 - Dm   G             C

another heart,          lookin' for love.

 

   F                                                      C

2.   And I was alone then, no love in sight,

F                      C                                    G

    I did every thing I could to get me through the night.

F                                                                            C

    I don't know where it started or where it might end,

F                          C        G               G7       - G

    I turned to a stranger just like a friend.

 

           G7        C

‘Cause I was lookin’ for love in all the wrong places,

Em

lookin' for love in too many faces,

  F                                                             Dm Em    F        G

searchin’ their eyes lookin' for traces of what I'm dreamin of.

   C

Hoping to find a friend and a lover,

Em

    I'll bless the day I discover,

    F                 - Dm   G             C

another heart,          lookin' for love.

 

              F

+  And you came a-knockin' at my heart's door,

                Dm  Em                     F        G - G7

    you're everything I've been lookin' fo.........r.

 

G               G7          C

    There’s no more lookin’ for love in all the wrong places,

Em

lookin' for love in too many faces,

  F                                                             Dm Em    F        G

searchin’ their eyes lookin' for traces of what I'm dreamin of.

   C

Now that I found a friend and a lover,

Em

    God blessed the day I discovered

  F          Dm   G             C

you, oh, you, lookin' for love in all the wrong places,

Em

    in too many faces,

  F                                                             Dm Em    F        G

searchin’ their eyes lookin' for traces of what I'm dreamin of.

   C

Now that I found a friend and a lover,

Em

    God blessed the day I discovered

  F          Dm   G             C

you, oh, you, lookin' for love in all the wrong places .....

 

 

(orig. = capo 2nd)    (Johnny Lee)