Moonlight Cocktail

Song Author Kim Gannon og Lucky Roberts Lyrics by: Kim Gannon og Lucky Roberts Performer: Glenn Miller Submitted by: Anonymous

[G]Couple of j[D7]iggers of m[G]oonlight and [B7]add a star,
P[A7]our in the b[E7]lue of a J[A7]une night and [E7]one    [G/B]gui - t[A7]ar,   
[D9]Mix in a [Am7]couple of dr[D7]eamers, and t[D9]here [Am7]you a    [D7]re:   
[G]Lovers [Em7]hail the M[Am7]oonlight Coc[D7]ktail.

[G]Now add a c[D7]ouple of fl[G]owers, a d[B7]rop of dew,
[A7]Stir for a c[E7]ouple of h[A7]ours 'til dr[E7]eams [G/B]come t[A7]rue.   
[D9]Add to the [Am7]number of k[D7]isses, it's [D9]up    [Am7] to     [D7]you --
[Am]Moonlight C[C]ocktail - n[A9]eed    [D7]a f   [G6]ew.   

[B7]Cool it in the [F#m7]summer b[B7]reeze,
[F#m7]Serve it in the s[B7]tarlight undern[Em]eath [B7]the t[Em]rees.
[A7]You'll discover t[Em7]ricks like t[A7]hese   
Are s[Em7]ure to make your M[A7]oonlight C[D7]ocktail please.

[G]Follow the [D7]simple dir[G]ections and t[B7]hey will bring
[A7]Life of anot[E7]her comp[A7]lexion where y[E7]ou'll[G/B] be k    [A7]ing.   
Y[D9]ou will a[Am7]wake in the [D7]morning and s[D9]tart [Am7] to s    [D7]ing --
[Am]Moonlight C[C]ocktails [A9]are    [D7]the th[G]ing.

Couple of jiggers of moonlight and add a star,
Pour in the blue of a June night and one gui - tar,
Mix in a couple of dreamers, and there you are:
Lovers hail the Moonlight Cocktail.

Now add a couple of flowers, a drop of dew,
Stir for a couple of hours 'til dreams come true.
Add to the number of kisses, it's up to you --
Moonlight Cocktail - need a few.

Cool it in the summer breeze,
Serve it in the starlight underneath the trees.
You'll discover tricks like these
Are sure to make your Moonlight Cocktail please.

Follow the simple directions and they will bring
Life of another complexion where you'll be king.
You will awake in the morning and start to sing --
Moonlight Cocktails are the thing.


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