Standard guitar tuning:EADGBENo capo
DThDis is a story of a boy named ted, if his mAother said ted Ambe good,Em he would.G A SDhe told him bout his soldier dad, then it mAade her sad thAmen she cry,Em oh my.G A A B7 C♯7
RefrainTF♯ed used to tell her he could be tF♯wice as good, and he C♯new he could 'cause in C♯mhis head he sA♭maid: B7 C♯7
Chorus1MF♯ommy don't worry now B7teddy boy's here, tEaking good care of yAou. MF♯ommy don't worry tB7eddy boy's here, TeEddy's gonna see you thrDough.
Chorus2She said: tF♯eddy don't worry now B7mommy is here tEaking good care of yAou. TeF♯ddy don't worry youB7r mummy is here, TeEddy's gonna see you thrDough. HCe said:C ta da da... ThDen came the day she found herself a man. Teddy tAurned and ran Amoh far aEmway, oh yeGahA. HDe couldn't stand just to be around, so he lAeft the town Amfar away,Em yeah yeah. G A A B7 C♯7 [Repeat Refrain] [Repeat Chorus1] [Repeat Chorus2] [Repeat Chorus1] Take yoCur partner and don't See Do hold them tight and don't let go. Got it. Jump up. Take your partners and don't see do when you got it, then let it go Hold them tight then. [Repeat Refrain until Fade out]