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GALLOWS POLE

TUNING: EADGBE

SUBMITTED BY: Fredrik, Kato & Roel NOTES: Originally by: Francis James Child CHORDS:
Gm
Eb7
D7
Cm
Gm Eb7 D7 Gm Hangman, hangman slack your rope Gm Eb7 D7 Slack it for a while Eb7 Gm I think I see my father comin' Cm Gm Ridin' many a mile, Cm Ooohhh... Papa did you bring me silver? Papa, did you bring me gold? Did you come to see me hangin' By the gallows pole? Cm I couldn't bring no silver Didn't bring no gold I come to see you hangin' boy By the gallows pole Cm Aaahhh... Hangman, hangman, slack your rope Slack it for a while Think I see my mother comin' Ridin' many a mile Cm Ooohhh... Mama, did you bring me silver? Mama, did you bring me gold? Did you come to see me hangin' By the gallows pole? Cm I didn't bring no silver Didn't bring no gold I come to see you hangin' child, By the gallows pole Cm Aaahhh... Hangman, hangman, slack your rope Slack it for a while Think I see my sweetheart comin' Ridin' many a mile Cm Ooohhh... Honey, did you bring me silver? Honey, did you bring me gold? Did you come to see me hangin' By the gallows pole? Cm I brought you silver Brought you a little gold Didn't come to see you hangin' By the gallows pole Cm Aaahhh...