Planxty - The Jolly Beggar Chords

 
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
X
3
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
1
8 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
X
3
4
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3

12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
         
         
         
         
         
2
1
3
4
3 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
3
2
1
1
5 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
3
4
3
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1

10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
2
3
4
X
10 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
         
         
         
         
         
2
3
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
4
3
1
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
4
4
4
X
2 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
X
1
2
4
3
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
2
1
7 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
1
3
3
3
1

9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
4
3
1
1
1
X
9 fr
         
         
         
         
         
3
2
1
1
1
4
12 fr
         
         
         
         
         
1
3
4
2
1
1
4 fr
         
         
         
         
         
X
No chord
    
Standard guitar tuning:
E
A
D
G
B
E
No capo
  EADGBe
F:133211 or XX3211

CGCEGC

Intro

same as chorus progression):

C C F G

C F C G

C C

Verse 1

There Cwas a jolly beggarman Came Ftripping o'er the Gplain He cCame unto aF farmer's door A lCodging for to Ggain The Cfarmer's daughter she came down And Fviewed him cheek and Gchin She Csays "He is a hFandsome man I pCray you take him iGn"

Chorus

We'll Cgo no more a roving A rFoving in the Gnight We'llC go no more a Froving Let the Cmoon shine so bGright We'll Cgo no more a roving

Verse 2

He wCould not lie within the barn Nor Fyet within the Gbyre But hCe would in the Fcorner lie DowCn by the kitchen Gfire O Cthen the beggar's bed was made Of gFood clean sheets and Ghay AndC down beside the Fkitchen fire The Cjolly beggar Glay

Chorus

We'll Cgo no more a roving A rFoving in the Gnight We'llC go no more a Froving Let the Cmoon shine so bGright We'll Cgo no more a roving

Verse 3

The Cfarmer's daughter she got up To Fbolt the kitchen Gdoor And Cthere she saw thFe beggar Standing Gnaked on the Gfloor He Ctook the daughter in his arms AndF to the bed he Gran KindC sir, she says, be Feasy now You'll Cwaken our good Gman

Chorus

We'll Cgo no more a roving A rFoving in the Gnight We'llC go no more a Froving Let the Cmoon shine so bGright We'll Cgo no more a roving

Verse 4

Now Cyou are no beggar You Fare some gGentleman For Cyou have stolen my Fmaidenhead And CI am quite uGndone I Cam no lord, I am no squire Of Fbeggars I be Gone AndC beggars they be rFobbers all So nCow you're quite Gundone Last Chorus: We'll Cgo no more a roving A rFoving in the Gnight We'll Cgo no more a rFoving Let the Cmoon shine so Gbright We'll gCo no Gmore a Croving

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