Whiskey in the Jar

Traditional

Key: C (C harmonica in 1st position)

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As I was going over  

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the far famed Kerry mountains 

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I met with captain Farrell  

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and his money he was counting 

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I first produced my pistol

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and then produced my rapier 

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Said stand and deliver  

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for  I  am  a  bold deceiver 


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musha ring dumma do damma da  

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whack for the daddy 'ol 

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whack for the daddy 'ol 

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there's whiskey in the jar


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