Tag: hamish

Freedom Come Aa Ye chords – Hamish Henderson

 C Am G Am C 
Roch the win i the clear day's dawin
   C Am G Am C 
Blaws the clouds heilster-gowdie owre the bay
   C Am G Am C 
But thair's mair nor a roch win blawin
   C Am G Am C 
Thro the Great Glen o the warl the day
  G Am C G Am C 
It's a thocht that wad gar our rottans
  G Am C G Am C 
Aa thae rogues that gang gallus fresh an gay
  G Am C G Am C 
Tak the road an seek ither loanins
  G Am C G Am C 
Wi thair ill-ploys tae sport an play


  C Am G Am C 
Nae mair will our bonnie callants
   C Am G Am C 
Merch tae war whan our braggarts crousely craw
  C Am G Am C 
Nor wee weans frae pitheid an clachan
  C Am G Am C 
Murn the ships sailin doun the Broomielaw
   G Am C G Am C 
Broken faimilies in launs we've hairriet
   G Am C G Am C    
Will curse 'Scotlan the Brave' nae mair, nae mair
   G Am C G Am C 
Black an white ane-til-ither mairriet
  G Am C G Am C 
Mak the vile barracks o thair maisters bare


  C Am G Am C 
Sae come aa ye at hame wi freedom
   C Am G Am C 
Never heed whit the houdies croak for Doom
  C Am G Am C 
In yer hous aa the bairns o Aidam
   C Am G Am C 
Will fin breid, barley-bree an paintit room
   G Am C G Am C     
Whan MacLean meets wi's friens in Springburn
 G Am C G Am C   
Aa thae roses an geeans will turn tae blume
  G Am C G Am C 
An a black laud frae yont Nyanga
  G Am C G Am C  
Dings the fell gallows o the burghers doun.