G A The sound of hoof beats 'cross the glade. Am Dsus4 D Good folk, lock up your son and daughter. G A Beware the deadly flashing blade, Am Dsus4 D Unless you want to end up shorter. G Dm C G Am A Dsus4 D Black Adder, Black Adder. He rides a pitch black steed. G Em Am G C A Dsus4 D Black Adder, Black Adder. He's very bad indeed. G A Black. His gloves of finest mole. Am Dsus4 D Black. His codpiece made of metal. G A His horse is blacker than a hole. Am Dsus4 D His pot is blacker than his kettle. G Dm C G Am A Dsus4 D Black Adder, Black Adder. With many an cunning plan. G Em Am G C D G Black Adder, Black Adder. You horrid little man!Ok, as there are loads of versions of this theme throughout the series, so here are the lyrics for the first 5 episodes of series one of the best comedy ever made. Enjoy.