The first thing every morning    (video)

 

             C                         E  E7

1. The  first thing every morning

                  F                        C    - A7

    and the last thing every night.

       Dm             - G                     E                     Am

    I think of you       and all the things I say and do,

        D                                    G                             G7

    if only you were here to whisper sweet things, too.

 

       C                             E      E7

3. I tell you how much I love you,

                  F                            C        - A7

    how I'm longing to hold you tight.

           Dm          - Fm               C           - A7

    The first thing          every morning,

                 Dm          - G            C         - A7

    and the last thing       every night.

 

             D                              F#

3. Oh, I tell you  how much I love you,

                  G                            D     - B7

    how I'm longing to hold you tight.

           Em           - Gm             D           - B7

    The first thing          every morning,

                 Em          - A            D       - B7

    and the last thing       every night.

                   Em           - Gm             D           - B7

    The very first thing          every morning,

                 Em           A        D - G - Gm - D

    and the last thing every ni..................ght.

 

(orig. = capo 3rd; video = capo 6th)    (Jimmy Dean)