Only Yesterday by Carpenters – Lyrics and Chords by Jaimusic

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Verse
Eb Fm7/Eb
After long enough of being alone
Bb/Eb
Everyone must face
Eb Bb/D Cm7
their share of loneliness
F7/A Bb
In my own time nobody knew
Gm Ab
The pain I was goin’ through
Fm7 Bb4 Bb Bb7
And waitin’ was all my heart could do
Eb F7/Eb
Hope was all I had until you came
Ddim/Eb
Maybe you can’t see
Bb/Eb Eb Bb/D Cm
how much you mean to me
F7/A Bb
You were the dawn breaking the night
Gm7 Ab
The promise of morning light
F/A Bb
Filing the world surrounding me
When I hold you

Bridge
Db
Baby, Baby Feels like maybe
Fm
things will be all right
Db Db/B
Baby, Baby, your love’s made me
Fm7/Bb Bb7
Free as a song singin’ forever

Chorus
Eb Fm7
Only yesterday when I was sad
Bb7
And I was lonely
Eb Fm7
You showed me the way to leave the past
Bb G
And all its tears behind me
Cm C7sus4 – C7
Tomorrow may be even brighter than today
Fm Bb Ab/Eb
Since I threw my sadness away
Eb
Only yesterday
Eb Fm7/Eb
I have found my home here in your arms
Bb7/Eb
Nowhere else on earth
Eb Bb/D Cm
I’d really rather be
F7/A Bb
Life waits for us share it with me
EbM7/G Ab
The best is about to be
F/A Bb
And So much is left for us to see

Bridge
Db
Baby, Baby Feels like maybe
Fm
things will be all right
Db Db/B
Baby, Baby, your love’s made me
Fm7/Bb Bb7
Free as a song singin’ forever

Chorus
Eb Fm7
Only yesterday when I was sad
Bb7
And I was lonely
Eb Fm7
You showed me the way to leave the past
Bb G
And all its tears behind me
Cm C7sus4 – C7
Tomorrow may be even brighter than today
Fm Bb Ab/Eb
Since I threw my sadness away
Eb – B7
Only yesterday

Chorus
E F#m7
Only yesterday when I was sad
B7
And I was lonely
E F#m7
You showed me the way to leave the past
B7 G#
And all its tears behind me
C#m C#7sus4 – C#7
Tomorrow may be even brighter than today
F#m7 B7 A/E
Since I threw my sadness away
B E
Only yesterday

(Repeat while fading)

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