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Pre>(harry nilsson c 1968)


Chords: em/d xx0000
C#m7-5 x42000
Cma7x32000
G7 3x300x
Cm x35543


Em em/d
One is the loneliest number
C#m7-5 cma7
That you'll ever do
Em em/d
Two can be as bad as one
C#m7-5 cma7 em em/d c#m7-5 cma7
It's the loneliest number since the number one

No is the saddest experience em (em/d)
You'll ever know (c#m7-5) (cma7)
Yes, it's the saddest experience em (em/d)
You'll ever know (c#m7-5) (cma7)
Because one is the loneliest number em em/d
That'll you'll ever do c#m7-5 cma7
One is the loneliest number em em/d
That you'll ever know c#m7-5cma7


Em

G g/f#
It's just no good anymore
G7
Since you went away
C
Now I spend my time
Cm
Just making rhymes
Em em/d c#m7-5 cma7
Of yesterday


Because one is the loneliest number emem/d
That you'll ever do c#m7-5 cma7
One is the loneliest number em em/d
That you'll ever know c#m7-5cma7

One is the loneliest number em em/d
One is the loneliest number c#m7-5 cma7
One is the loneliest number em em/d
That you'll ever do c#m7-5 cma7
One is the loneliest number em em/d
Much much worse than two c#m7-5 cma7
One is a number divided by two em em/d

Coda: ||: em em/d c#m7-5 cma7 :||


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