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T T = right hand thumb for optional alternate bass     fingers 1, 2, 3, of right hand claw top 3 thin strings

number = left hand finger   X = silent string when strumming   O = play open string   thin string chord grid right

Left palm

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Em
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D
  T T
X_X_O_ _ _
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singing:
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Verse 1:
[ Em ] What shall we do with the drunken sailor?
[ D ] What shall we do with the drunken sailor?
[ Em ] What shall we do with the drunken sailor?
[ D ] Ear-lye in the [ Em ] morning.  Chorus:

Chorus:
[ Em ] Wey, hey and up she rises,
[ D ] Wey, hey and up she rises.
[ Em ] Wey, hey and up she rises,
[ D ] Ear-lye in the [ Em ] morning.


Verse 2:
[ Em ] Put him in the scuppers with a hosepipe on him, [ D ] Put him in the scuppers with a hosepipe on him.
[ Em ] Put him in the scuppers with a hosepipe on him, [ D ] Ear-lye in the [ Em ] morning.  Chorus:

Verse 3:
[ Em ] Put him in the longboat until he's sober, [ D ] Put him in the longboat until he's sober.
[ Em ] Put him in the longboat until he's sober, [ D ] Ear-lye in the morning.  Chorus: