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AA chord 
The fox went out on a chilly night 
                          EE chord 
He prayed for the moon to give him light 
AA chord                       DD chord 
For heâd many a mile to go that night 
AA chord         EE chord           AA chord       EE chord       AA chord 
Before he reached the town-o, town-o, town-o 
DD chord                   AA chord              EE chord                     AA chord 
Heâd many a mile to go that night, before he reached the town-o 
 
 
AA chord 
He ran til he came to the farmerâs pen 
                             EE chord 
The ducks and the geese were kept therein 
AA chord                                   DD chord 
He said, ãa couple of you are gonna grease my chin, 
AA chord        EE chord          AA chord       EE chord       AA chord 
Before I leave this town-o, town-o, town-oä 
DD chord                              AA chord              EE chord                    AA chord 
Said a couple of you are gonna grease my chin, before I leave this town-o 
 
 
AA chord 
He grabbed the great goose by the neck 
                    EE chord 
And he threw a duck across his back 
AA chord                      DD chord 
And he didnât mind the quack, quack 
AA chord                EE chord        AA chord       EE chord       AA chord 
And the legs all dangling down-o, down-o, down-o 
DD chord                     AA chord                    EE chord                 AA chord 
He didnât mind the quack, quack and the legs all dangling down-o 
 
 
AA chord 
The old grey woman jumped out of bed 
                      EE chord 
Out of the window she popped her head, 
AA chord                            DD chord 
Crying John, John, the great goose is gone 
AA chord              EE chord      AA chord       EE chord       AA chord 
And the fox is on the town-o, town-o, town-o 
DD chord                     AA chord                     EE chord             AA chord 
John, John, the great goose is gone and the fox is on the town-o 
 
 
AA chord 
He ran til he came to his nice warm den 
                                EE chord 
And there were the little ones, eight, nine, ten 
AA chord                          DD chord 
Sayin Daddy, Daddy, better go back again 
AA chord                EE chord          AA chord       EE chord       AA chord 
For it must be a might fine town-o, town-o, town-o 
DD chord             AA chord                    EE chord                   AA chord 
Daddy, Daddy, go back again for it must be mighty fine town-o 
 
 
AA chord 
The fox and his wife, without any strife 
                        EE chord 
Cut up the goose with a fork and a knife 
AA chord                     DD chord 
They never had such a supper in their life 
AA chord                   EE chord             AA chord        EE chord        AA chord 
And the little ones chewed on the bones-o, bones-o, bones-o 
DD chord                     AA chord 
They never had such a supper in their life 
        EE chord                         AA chord 
And the little ones chewed on the bones

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