(intro 2x) C F C C Baby when I met you there was peace unknown, C7 I set out to get you with a fine toothed comb, F C F C I was soft inside, there was something goin? on. C You do something to me that I can't explain, C7 hold me closer and I feel no pain, F C ev'ry beat of my heart we got something goin on. F Tender love is blind, it requires a dedication, Fm all this love we feel needs no conversation. C We ride it together, uh huh, makin' love with each other, uh huh. C F Islands in the stream that is what we are, Dm no one in between, how can we be wrong. C F Sail away with me to another world, C and we rely on each other, uh huh, Dm C from one lover to another, uh huh. (orig. moves up half a step to capo 1st here) G I can't live without you if the love was gone, G7 ev'rything is nothing if you got no one, C G C G and you did walk in the night, slowly losin? sight of the real thing. G But that won't happen to us and we got no doubt, G7 too deep in love and we got no way out, C G and the message is clear this could be the year for the real thing. C No more will you cry, baby, I will hurt you never, Cm we start and end as one, in love for ever, G we can ride it together, uh huh, makin' love with each other, un huh. G C Islands in the stream that is what we are, Am no one in between, how can we be wrong. G C Sail away with me to another world, G and we rely on each other, uh huh, Am G from one lover to another, uh huh.