Folk
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Boil Them Cabbage Down


Traditional


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Song : D

Intro :
G C G D G C G D G
G C
Went up on the mountain
G D
Just to give my horn a blow
G C
Thought I heard my true love say
G D G
Yonder comes my beau

Refrain
G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

G C
Took my gal to the blacksmith shop
G D
To have her mouth made small
G C
She turned around a time or two
G D G
And swallowed shop and all

G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

G C
Possum in a Simmon tree
G D
Raccoon on the ground
G C
Raccoon says you son-of-a-gun
G D G
Shake some Simmon's down

G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

G C
Someone stole my old 'coon dog
G D
Wish they'd bring him back
G C
He chased the big hogs through the fence
G D G
And the little ones through the crack

G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

G C
Met a possum in the road
G D
Blind as he could be
G C
Jumped the fence and whipped my dog
G D G
And bristled up at me

G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

G C
Once I had an old gray mule
G D
His name was Simon Slick
G C
He'd roll his eyes and back his ears
G D G
And how that mule would kick

G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

G C
How that mule would kick
G D
He kicked with his dying breath
G C
He shoved his hind feet down his throat
G D G
And kicked himself to death

G C
Boil them Cabbage down
G D
Turn them hot cakes round
G C
The only song that I can sing
G D G
Is Boil them cabbage down

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