Historic Sheet Music Collection

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Article

Publication Date

1926

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Title page

By Benny Davis and Con Conrad

Henry Waterson Inc., 1571 Broadway, New York, N.Y.

Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co. Selling agents

Copyright MCMXXVI by Henry Waterson, Inc., New York City

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Lyrics

[Verse 1]
We were so happy, you and I,
Why do we drift apart?
I can’t forget you though I try,
You’re always in my heart,
There’s no one to console me when I’m blue,
There’s no one who can take the place of you.
I’m

[Verse 2]
Though you’ve been gone a little while,
To me it seems like years.
I have forgotten how to smile,
My eyes are filled with tears,
Our old time friends all ask for you in vain, I always say that you’ll be back again.
I’m

[Chorus]
Lonesome and sorry
Because you went away.
Lonesome and sorry, I miss you more each day.
When night time comes stealing I wonder how you;’re feeling, are you lonesome and sorry
The same dear, as me?

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