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Folk Song

X:1 T:The Keeper C:Trad Z:Cecil Sharp B:A Selection of Collected Folk-Songs, Novello F:http://www.folkinfo.org/songs M:4/4 L:1/8 K:D P:verse A2 |F2 G2 A2 A2 |B2 d2 A3 A |F2 G G A2 A2 |B B d2 A4 | w: The kee-per would a-hunt-ing go, and un-der his coat he car-ried a bow d2 A A d2 A A |d d A A F3 E |D2 d2 A2 (G F) |E4 D2 z2 | w: All for to shoot at a mer-ry lit-tle doe, A-mong the leaves so_ green, O. P:chorus F G A2 "2"F2 A2 |"1"F G A2 "2"F G A2 |"1"d2 A2 "2"d2 A2 | w: Jack-ie boy! Mas-ter! Sing ye well? Ve-ry well! Hey down! Ho down! "1"F G F G E3 "1&2"E |D2 d2 A2 (G F) |E4 D2 "1"A G |F2 G2 A2 w: Der-ry der-ry down, A-mong the leaves so_ green, O. To my hey down down! "2"A G |F2 G2 A4 |d2 "1"A2 "2"d2 A2 |"1"F G F G E3 E |"1&2"D2 d2 A2 (G F) | E4 D2 | w: To my ho down down! Hey down! Ho down! der-ry der-ry down, A-mong the leaves so_ green, O. % W:1 W:The keeper did a-hunting go, W:Under his arm he carried a bow, W:All for to shoot at a merry little doe W:Among the leaves so green-o. W: W:(chorus) W:Jackie boy - master? Sing ye well? - Very well. W:Hey down, ho down, Derry, derry down W:Among the leaves so green-o. W: W:2 W:The first doe he shot at he missed, W:The second doe he trimmed. and kissed, W:The third ran away where nobody wist W:Among the leaves so green-o. W: W:3 W:The next doe she did cross the brook, W:The keeper fetched her back with his hook, W:What he done to her you can go and look W:Among the leaves so green-o. W: W:4 W:The next doe she did cross the hollow, W:And where she went he soon did follow, W:What he done today, he will do again tomorrow W:Among the leaves so green-o. W: W:5 W:The fourth doe she did cross the plain, W:The keeper fetched her back again, W:He tickled her in a very merry vein W:Among the leaves so green-o. W: W:6 W:The last doe was a fallow doe, W:As great with young as she could go, W:She looked so big that he had to let her go W:Among the leaves so green-o. % % % % %

					
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