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Mrs Mcgrath ukulele

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"Oh, Mrs. McGrath," the sergeant said
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"Would you like to make a soldier out of your son Ted
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With a scarlett coat, a big cocked hat
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Mrs. McGrath, wouldn't you like that?"

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Now, Mrs. McGrath lived on the sea shore
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For the space of seven years or more
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Till she saw abig ship sailing in the bay
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"Here’s my son Ted, will you clear the way!"

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With me too-rye-ay
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Foddle-diddle-day
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Mrs McGrath wouldnt you like that?
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With me toorye-ay
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Foddle diddle day
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Mrs McGrath wouldnt you like that?

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"Oh captain dear, where have you been
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Have you been to the Mediterranean
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Will you tell me the news of my son Ted
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Is the poor boy living or is he dead?"

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Up came Ted without any legs
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And in their place, two wooden pegs
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She kissed him a dozen times or two
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And said "My god, Ted is it you?"

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With me too-rye-ay
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Foddle-diddle-day
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Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?
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With me toorye-ay
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Foddle diddle day
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Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?

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"Now were you drunk or were you blind
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When you left your two fine legs behind
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Or was it while walking upon the sea
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Wore your two fine legs from the knees away?"
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"No, I wasn't drunk and I wasn't blind
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When I left my two fine legs behind
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But a cannon ball on the fifth of May,
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Tore my two fine legs and my knees away"

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With me too-rye-ay
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Foddle-diddle-day
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Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?
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With me toorye-ay
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Foddle diddle day
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Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?


"My Teddyboy," the widow cried
"Your two fine legs were your mother’s pride    [only drums in this verse]
That stumps of a tree wouldn’t do at all
Why didn't you run from the cannon ball?"

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"All foreign wars I do proclaim
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Between Don John and the King of Spain,
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I’d rather have my son as he used to be
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Than the King of France and his whole navy"

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With me too-rye-ay                [first two lines voice only]
Foddle-diddle-day
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Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?
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With me toorye-ay
F
Foddle diddle day
Dm                    F    Dm
Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?

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With me too-rye-ay
F
Foddle-diddle-day
Dm          
Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?
        F
With me toorye-ay
F
Foddle diddle day
Dm                    F    Dm
Mrs McGrath didnt you like that?

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