Breaking Up Is Hard To Do

Words and Music by Neil Sedaka and Howard Greenfield

Intro: Ab   Fm   Db   Eb
Ab           Fm        Db
Down, doobie doo down down
Eb
Come-a, come-a
Ab           Fm        Db
Down, doobie doo down down
Eb
Come-a, come-a
Ab           Fm        Db
Down, doobie doo down down
Eb
Come-a, come-a
Ab           Fm        Db
Down, doobie doo down down
Eb
Come-a, come-a
Ab    Db         Ab
Down, doobie doo down

                 Ab  Fm  Db       Eb
Donít take your love    away from me,
Ab         Fm               Db  Eb
Donít you leave my heart in misery,
Ab     C7/G Fm
If you  go  then Iíll be blue,
       Bb7                   Eb7
Cause breaking up is hard to do.

          Ab  Fm      Db      Eb
Remember when    you held me tight
          Ab      Fm   Db          Eb
And you kissed me all through the night?
Ab       C7/G Fm
Think of all  that weíve been through
       Bb7           Eb7     Ab
Cause breaking up is hard to do.

                       Abm7   Db7 Abm7    Db7
They say that breaking up     is  hard to do,
Gb   Gbmaj7   Gb6            Gbmaj7
Now I know, I know that itís true
Gbm7  B7       Gbm7        B7
Donít say that this is the end
E
Instead of breaking up I wish that
Eb                     [N.C.]
We were making up again
         Ab   Fm       Db      Eb
I beg of you,    donít say goodbye.
Ab       Fm             Db     Eb
Canít we give our love another try?
Ab       C7/G   Fm
Come on, baby,  letís start anew,
       Bb7           Eb7     Ab
Cause breaking up is hard to do.

                       Abm7   Db7 Abm7    Db7
They say that breaking up     is  hard to do,
Gb   Gbmaj7   Gb6            Gbmaj7
Now I know, I know that itís true
Gbm7  B7       Gbm7        B7
Donít say that this is the end
E
Instead of breaking up I wish that
Eb                     [N.C.]
We were making up again
          A  Gbm        D      E
I beg of you,    donít say goodbye.
A        Gbm            D      E
Canít we give our love another try?
A        Db7/Ab Gbm
Come on, baby,  letís start anew,
       B7            E7      A
Cause breaking up is hard to do

A      Gbm       D
Doobie doo down down,
E
Come-a, come-a
A           Gbm       D
Down doobie doo down down
E
Come-a, come-a
A           Gbm       D
Down doobie doo down down
E
Come-a, come-a
A           Gbm       D
Down doobie doo down down
E
Come-a, come-a
A           Gbm       D
Down doobie doo down down (Breaking up is hard to do)
E
Come-a, come-a
A           Gbm       D
Down doobie doo down down (Breaking up is hard to do)

REPEAT AND FADE 



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