In Love in Vain

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Nina Simone

Eunice Kathleen Waymon (February 21, 1933 – April 21, 2003), better known by her stage name Nina Simone /ˈniːnə sɨˈmoʊn/, was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and civil rights activist widely associated with jazz music. Simone aspired to become a classical pianist while wo… more »

It's only human for anyone to want to be in love
But who wants to be in love in vain
At night you hang around the house and weep your heart out
And cry your eyes out and rack your brain

You say it and wonder, how anyone is wonderful as he
Could 'cause you such misery and pain
I thought that I would be in Heaven, but I'm only up a tree
Cause it's just my luck to be in love in vain

Written by: JEROME KERN, LEO ROBIN

Lyrics © Warner/Chappell Music, Inc., Universal Music Publishing Group, MUSIC SALES CORPORATION

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