Love Don’t Grow On Trees Song Lyrics and Chords

Love Don't Grow On Trees

 

Love Don’t Grow On Trees Song Lyrics and Chords by Johnny Burke

 

Love Don’t Grow On Trees
Recorded by Johnny Burke
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How could I have ever just  
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let you walk away
 
Never have the sense to ask you to  
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stay
 
A foolish heart told me I could  
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find love where I’d  
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be
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But things just don’t work out that way cause love don’t grow on  
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trees
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You can’t find love with silver and it  
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can’t be a pot of gold
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It can’t be demanding  
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and it can’t be sold
 
So  
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here I am in front of you  
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down on my bended  
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knees
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Lord I found out the hard way that love don’t grow on  
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I know how much I’ve hurt you and I  
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know I hurt myself
 
Just knowing since you left me you’ve been with someone  
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else
 
My heart and eyes are open now this  
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fool can finally  
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see
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That we belong together and love don’t grow on  
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Lord I found out the hard way that love don’t grow on  
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trees

 

FAQ

 

Who sang the the song Love Don’t Grow On Trees?
– The song Love Don’t Grow On Trees was sang by Johnny Burke.

 

Who is Johnny Burke?
– John Francis Burke (October 3, 1908 – February 25, 1964) was a lyricist, successful and prolific between the 1920s and 1950s. His work is considered part of the Great American Songbook.
His song “Swinging on a Star”, from the Bing Crosby film Going My Way, won an Academy Award for Best Song in 1944.

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