Artist Ed Sheeran
Album +
Genre(s)
Note "The Parting Glass" is a Scottish and Irish traditional song, often sung at the end of a gathering of friends. It is the hidden bonus song on track 12 'Give Me Love' of Ed Sheeran's album '+' .
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Chords in this song

A chordBm chordD chordE chordGbm chord

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Intro: GbmGbm chord  DD chord  AA chord  EE chord

  GbmGbm chord                  AA chord      
Of all the money that e'er I had
     GbmGbm chord              AA chord     EE chord
I've spent it in good company
    GbmGbm chord               AA chord          
And all the harm that e'er I've done
 GbmGbm chord           BmBm chord       GbmGbm chord
Alas it was to none but me
    AA chord                 AA chord       
And all I've done for want of wit
   BmBm chord           GbmGbm chord     EE chord
To memory now I can't recall
   GbmGbm chord             AA chord       
So fill to me the parting glass
     GbmGbm chord              BmBm chord       GbmGbm chord
Good night and joy be with you all


  GbmGbm chord                     AA chord 
Of all the comrades that e'er I had
        GbmGbm chord            AA chord      EE chord
They are sorry for my going away
    GbmGbm chord                       AA chord
And all the sweethearts that e'er I had
           GbmGbm chord               BmBm chord      GbmGbm chord
They would wish me one more day to stay
    AA chord               AA chord
But since it falls unto my lot
    BmBm chord                 GbmGbm chord         EE chord
That I should rise and you should not
      GbmGbm chord                  AA chord
I'll gently rise and I'll softly call
     GbmGbm chord              BmBm chord       GbmGbm chord
Good night and joy be with you all


  GbmGbm chord                AA chord
AA chord man may drink and not be drunk
  GbmGbm chord                AA chord      EE chord
AA chord man may fight and not be slain
  GbmGbm chord              AA chord    
AA chord man may court a pretty girl
    GbmGbm chord                  BmBm chord   GbmGbm chord
And perhaps be welcomed back again
    AA chord               AA chord 
But since it has so ordered been
     BmBm chord                 GbmGbm chord      EE chord
By a time to rise and a time to fall
     GbmGbm chord             AA chord
Come fill to me the parting glass
     GbmGbm chord              BmBm chord       GbmGbm chord
Good night and joy be with you all
     GbmGbm chord              BmBm chord       GbmGbm chord
Good night and joy be with you all

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