C F It won't be easy, you'll think it strange Dm C when I try to explain how I feel Dm7 C that I still need your love after all that I've done. C Am Am7 D You won't believe me, all you will see is a girl you once knew D9 G although she's dressed up to the nines D G G7 at sixes and sevens with you. I had to let it happen, I had to change Couldn't stay all my life down at heel Looking out of the window, staying out of the sun So I chose freedom, running around trying everything new But nothing impressed me at all. I never expected it to. C F C Don't cry for me, Argentina F C F C The truth is, I never left you Dm7 Am All through my wild days, my mad existence C F I kept my promise. Don't keep your distance. And as for fortune, and as for fame I never invited them in though it seemed to the world they were all I desired. They are illusions, they're not the solutions they promised to be The answer was here all the time: I love you, and hope you love me. C Am Dm G Don't cry for me, Argentina . . . . hums a chorus Don't cry for me, Argentina the truth is, I never left you All through my wild days, my mad existence I kept my promise. Don't keep your distance. Am Have I said too much? Am G There's nothing more I can think of to say to you. Am But all you have to do is look at me to know G Am7 C that every word is true.