Farewell My Summer Love

Intro:

D Em7 (x2)

Chorus 1:

D Em7 D
Farewell my summer love, farewell;
Em7
Girl, I won’t forget you.
D Em7 D Em7
Farewell my summer love, farewell, ooh.

Verse 1:

Dmaj7
I found my happiest days,
B7
When you came to see your grandma in May.
Em
I bumped, into you by the corner store,
Gm7 A
I told you that you sure looked good, now.

Verse 2:

Dmaj7
Your grandma’s house, was next to mine,
B7
We were together, most of the time.
Em
But summer’s gotten away from us;
Gm7
Time’s moving too fast for us.

Bridge 1:

Em7
(Bye, bye), don’t turn around.
A
‘Cos you might see me cry.

Chorus 2:

D Em7 D
Farewell my summer love, farewell;
Em7
Girl, I won’t forget you.
D Em7 D Em7
Farewell my summer love, farewell, ooh.

Verse 3:

Dmaj7
When you return to your hometown,
B7
And you discuss your trip.
Em
Will I be the guy that you put down,
Gm7 A
Or someone that you don’t for-get, no?

Verse 4:

Dmaj7
I’ll never forget you,
B7
And maybe next year, when you’re out of school;
Em Gm7
You’ll return, but until you do, baby;

Bridge 2:

Em7
(Bye, bye), don’t turn around.
A
‘Cos you might see me cry.

Chorus 2:

D Em7 D
Farewell my summer love, farewell;
Em7
Girl, I won’t forget you.
D Em7 D Em7
Farewell my summer love, farewell, yeah.

Break:

F#m7 Em7
Ooh…farewell, farewell.
F#m7 Em7
Ooh…farewell, farewell.

Chorus 3:

Em7
If you remember my name,
D
(Drop a line) drop a line, sometime, yeah.
Em7 D Em7
Yeah, ooh…girl, I won’t forget you.
D Em7 D
Farewell my summer love, farewell;
Em7
Girl, I won’t forget you.

Verse 5:

Dmaj7
I’ll never forget you,
B7
And maybe next year, when you’re out of school;
Em Gm7
You’ll return, but until you do, baby;

Verse 6:

Dmaj7
I’ll never forget you,
B7
And maybe next year, when you’re out of school;
Em Gm7
You’ll return, but until you do, baby;

Bridge 3:

Em7
(Bye, bye), don’t turn around.
A
‘Cos you might see me cry.

Chorus 4:

D Em7 D Em7
Farewell my summer love, farewell, ooh yeah.
D Em7 D Em7
Farewell my summer love, farewell.

(Repeat to Fade)

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