When You Say Nothing At All

Alison Krauss
Chords used in this song: G, C, F
G
C
F

Capo III

[Intro]
C  G  F  G  2x


[Verse]
C      G          F             G           C    G  F  G
It's amazing how you can speak right to my heart
C        G         F           G            C   G  F  G
Without saying a word you can light up the dark
F                     G
Try as I may I could never explain
C       G               F          G
What I hear when you don't say a thing


[Chorus]
      C               G          F             G
The smile on your face lets me know that you need me
            C             G          F             G
There's a truth in your eyes saying you'll never leave me
   C              G                 F        G      C  G  F  G
A touch of your hand says you'll catch me if ever I fall
C              G       F~
Now you say it best, when you say nothing at all


[Interlude]
C  G  F  G  2x


[Verse]
C       G          F           G           C    G  F  G
All day long I can hear people talking out loud
C        G           F        G            C   G  F  G
But when you hold me near you drown out the crowd
F                        G
Old Mister Webster could never define
C            G            F              G
What's being said between your heart and mine


[Chorus]
      C               G          F             G
The smile on your face lets me know that you need me
            C             G          F             G
There's a truth in your eyes saying you'll never leave me
   C              G                 F        G      C  G  F  G
A touch of your hand says you'll catch me if ever I fall
C          G     F            G          C  G  F  G
you say it best, when you say nothing at all


[Interlude]
C  G  F  G  2x
C  G  F            G          C
   ...when you say nothing at all


[Chorus]
                     G          F             G
The smile on your face lets me know that you need me
            C             G          F             G
There's a truth in your eyes saying you'll never leave me
   C              G                 F        G      C  G  F  G
A touch of your hand says you'll catch me if ever I fall
C              G       F~
Now you say it best, when you say nothing at all


[Outro]
C  G  F  G  6x