About the song
"Beautiful," by Gordon Lightfoot, is one of his love songs, and a popular wedding (or anniversary) song at least among Lightfoot fans. It's a song that uses a somewhat unusual picking pattern; one he has said he learned from his dentist! Other songs using this picking pattern are Softly and If You Could Read My Mind.
"Beautiful," ©1972 by Gordon Lightfoot
At times I just don't know How you could be anything but beautiful I think that I was made for you and you were made for me And I know that I will never change 'Cause we've been friends through rain or shine For such a long, long time Laughing eyes and smiling face, it seems so lucky just to have the right Of telling you with all my might, you're beautiful tonight And I know that you will never stray 'Cause you been that way, from day to day For such a long, long time And when you hold me tight, how could life be anything but beautiful I think that I was made for you and you were made for me And I know that I will never change 'Cause we've been friends through rain or shine For such a long, long time Well I must say it means so much to me, to be the one Who's telling you, I'm telling you, that you're beautiful
Beautiful Song Lyrics
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