Words and Music by James E. Burns, January 7, 2003
( Intro )
( 1 )
(G) Memories, of (C) when we were young,
And (G) days of childhood (D) fun.
(G) We were only nine what we (C) did behind the pine.
(G) Now you (D) are my only (G) one.
Our love (D) had only just be(G)gun.
( Chorus )
(G) You, my love, will (C) always be,
The (G) only one in my memo(D)ries.
(G) You will live for(C)ever with me,
(G) In my heart and (D) in my memo(G)ries
Forever and for (D) all eterni(G)ty
( 2 )
(G) Memories, of (C) my first date with you,
And the (G) first time that I kissed (D) you.
(G) Playing in the park and what (C) we did in the dark.
(G) I was (D) so in love with (G) you.
Forever (D) my love would be (G) true. (Chorus) ( Break )
( 3 )
(G) Memories, when you (C) gave yourself to me.
The (G) day that you married (D) me.
What a (G) beautiful life, with (C) you my darlin’ wife
We (G) knew forever (D) we would always (G) be
We (G) owed it to that (D) ol’ pine (G) tree. (Chorus)
( 4 )
(G) Memories, of (C) our eternal love.
(G) Soaring on the wings of a (D) dove.
(G) We will always be, to(C)gether you and me.
These are (G) memories of (D) you and me in (G) love,
Memories of (D) you my Lady (G) Love. (Chorus)
Copyright © 2003 James E. Burns
[Thanks to Jim Burns for tabs]