Tell me why the stars do shine; Tell me why the ivy twines. Tell me why the ocean's blue; And I will tell you just why I love you. Because He made the stars to shine; Because He made the ivy twine. Because He made the ocean blue; Because He made you, That's why I love you! I really think that He above Created you for me to love; He picked you out from all the rest - Because He knew, dear, That I'd love you best.