The Cobbler lyrics and chords

The chords to The Cobbler are presented in the key of D. The lyrics tell the story of the life of a cobbler.

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D 
Oh me name is Dick  
A 
Darby I’m a  
D 
cobbler
 
I served me time at Old  
C 
Camp
 
Some  
D 
call me an  
G 
old 
 
agi
D 
tator
 
But now I’m re
A 
solved to  
D 
repent
 
With me ing-twing of an  
A 
ing-twing of an  
D 
i-day
 
With me ing-twing of an ing-twing of an  
C 
i-day
 
With me  
D 
roo boo boo  
G 
roo boo boo  
D 
randy
 
And me lap stone keeps  
A 
beating 
 
a
D 
way

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Now my father was hung for sheep stealing
My mother was burned for a witch
My sister’s a dandy house keeper
And I’m a mechanical switch

Ah, it’s forty long years I have travelled
All by the contents of me pack
Me hammers, me awls and me pinchers
I carry them all on me back

Oh, my wife she is humpy, she’s lumpy
My wife she’s the devil, she’s black
And no matter what I may do with her
Her tongue it goes clickety-clack

It was early one fine summer’s morning
A little before it was day
I dipped her three times in the river
And carelessly bade her ‘Good Day!’

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The Cobbler lyrics and chords print version

[D]Oh me name is Dick [A]Darby I’m a [D]cobbler
I served me time at Old [C]Camp
Some [D]call me an [G]old agi[D]tator
But now I’m re[A]solved to [D]repent

With me ing-twing of an [A]ing-twing of an [D]i-day
With me ing-twing of an ing-twing of an [C]i-day
With me [D]roo boo boo [G]roo boo boo [D]randy
And me lap stone keeps [A]beating a[D]way

Now my father was hung for sheep stealing
My mother was burned for a witch
My sister’s a dandy house keeper
And I’m a mechanical switch

Ah, it’s forty long years I have travelled
All by the contents of me pack
Me hammers, me awls and me pinchers
I carry them all on me back

Oh, my wife she is humpy, she’s lumpy
My wife she’s the devil, she’s black
And no matter what I may do with her
Her tongue it goes clickety-clack

It was early one fine summer’s morning
A little before it was day
I dipped her three times in the river
And carelessly bade her ‘Good Day!’

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