Don't Blame Me


Lyrics by:  Dorothy Fields

Music by:  Jimmy McHugh

Originally made famous by:  Nat King Cole

Originally made famous by:  Ethel Waters

Originally made famous by:  Guy Lombardo

From the Show:  Clowns In Clover  (1933)



Don't blame me for falling in love with you.

I'm under your spell but how can I help it,

Don't blame me.

Can't you see when you do the things you do,

And I can't conceal the thrill that I'm feeling,

Don't blame me.

I can't help it if that doggone moon above

Makes me need someone like you to love.

Blame your kiss, as sweet as a kiss can be,

And blame all your charms that melt in my arms,

But don't blame me.