Artist: Lydia Maria Child (poet)    Genre: Traditional Folk    Roman Numerals: I,II,V,VI    Instrument: Ukulele - Standard / C Tuning [G,C,E,A]        

Verse 1
[G]Over the river, and through the wood,
To [C]Grandmother's house we [G]go;
the [C]horse knows the way to [G]carry the sleigh
through the [A]white and drifted [D]snow.
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Verse 2
[G]Over the river, and through the wood,
to [C]Grandmother's house a [G]way!
We [C]would not stop for [G]doll or top,
for [A]'tis Thanksgiving [D]Day.
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Verse3
[G]Over the river, and through the wood—
oh, [C]how the wind does [G]blow!
It [C]stings the toes and [G]bites the nose
as [A]over the ground we [D]go.
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Verse4
[G]Over the river, and through the wood—
and [C]straight through the barnyard [G]gate,
We [C]seem to go ex [G]tremely slow,
it [A]is so hard to [D]wait!
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Verse5
[G]Over the river, and through the wood—
When [C]Grandmother sees us [G]come,
She [C]will say, "O, dear, the [G]children are here,
bring a [A]pie for every [D]one."
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Verse 6
[G]Over the river, and through the wood—
now [C]Grandmother's cap I [G]spy!
Hur [C]rah for the fun! Is the [G]pudding done?
Hur [A]rah for the pumpkin [D]pie!
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Repeat Verse 1 (below)
[G]Over the river, and through the wood,
To [C]Grandmother's house we [G]go;
the [C]horse knows the way to [G]carry the sleigh
through the [A]white and drifted [D]snow. [G]
G
C
0,0,0,3
A
2,1,0,0
D
2,2,2,0

Happy playing from InternetChordDatabase.com!
All content ©2021 by InternetChordDatabase.com     v7.7.4 (beta)
Sponsored by Venters Consulting, LLC