CHORDS: John Allan Cameron – The Four Marys Piano & Ukulele Chord Progression

This is the chords of The Four Marys by John Allan Cameron on Piano, Ukulele, Guitar and Keyboard.

[Intro]
F G C F
C G C G

[Chorus]
C             F                 C
Last night there were four Marys
Am             C             Dm             G
This night there’ll be but three
F                         G             C             F
There was Mary Seaton and Mary Beaton
C             G             C             G
And Mary Carmichael and me

[Verse 1]
C             F                         C
Little did my mother think
Am             C             Dm     G
When first she cradled me
F             G                           C             F
That I would die so far from home
C                  G             C             G
Or hang from the gallows tree

[Verse 2]
C             F                         C
They’ll tie a napkin around my eye
Am             C      Dm             G
And no let me see the day
F             G             C             F
And they’ll never let on to my father and mother
C                         G             C             G
But that I’m away over the sea

[Chorus]
C             F             C
Last night there were four Marys
Am             C             Dm             G
This night there’ll be but three
F             G             C                         F
There was Mary Seaton and Mary Beaton
C                         G               C     G
And Mary Carmichael and me

[Instrumental]
C F C
Am C Dm G
F G C F
C G C A

[Verse 3]
D G D
I wish I could lie in my own churchyard
Bm D Em A
Beneath the old yew tree
G A D G
Where we the and the
D A D A
My brothers, my sisters and me

[Verse 4]
D G D
And little care I for a nameless grave
Bm D Em A
As I’d hoped for eternity
G A D G
So I pray that the fate of a dying thief
D A D A
May be granted through grace unto me

[Chorus]
D G D
Last night there were four Marys
Bm D Em A
This night there’ll be but three
G A D G
There was Mary Seaton and Mary Beaton
D A D A
And Mary Carmichael and me

[Chorus]
D G D
Last night there were four Marys
Bm D Em A
This night there’ll be but three
G A D G
There was Mary Seaton and Mary Beaton
D A D A
And Mary Carmichael and me

[Outro]
D G D
Last night there were four Marys
Bm D Em A
This night there’ll be but three
G A D G
There was Mary Seaton and Mary Beaton
D A D A
And Mary Carmichael and me