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

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

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

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

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

Verse5
[C]Over the river, and through the wood—
When [F]Grandmother sees us [C]come,
She [F]will say, "O, dear, the [C]children are here,
bring a [D]pie for every [G]one."
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D
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Verse 6
[C]Over the river, and through the wood—
now [F]Grandmother's cap I [C]spy!
Hur [F]rah for the fun! Is the [C]pudding done?
Hur [D]rah for the pumpkin [G]pie!
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F
2,0,1,0
D
2,2,2,0
G

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

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