Traditional Irish – Calton Weaver Nancy Whisky chords
G Em C DI'm a weaver, a Calton weaver,G Em C DI'm a rash, and Roving Blade.Em Bm C DI've got siller in my pouches,G Em C D7I gan tae follow the roving trade.[chorus]G Em C DWhisky, Whisky, Nancy Whisky,Em Bm D7 GWhisky, Whisky, Nancy O'G Em C DAs I gaed in by Glasgow city,G Em C DNancy whisky I chanced tae smell.Em Bm C DI went in, sat doon beside her,G Em C D7Seven long years I loved her well.[repeat chorus]G Em C DThe mair I kissed her, the mair I loved her,G Em C DThe mair I kissed her, the mair she smiled,Em Bm C DAn I forgot my mither's teaching,G Em C D7Nancy soon had me beguiled.[repeat chorus]G Em C DI rose early in the morning,G Em C DFor my drouth, it was my need.Em Bm C DI tried tae rise, but I wasna able,G Em C D7Nancy had me by the heid.[repeat chorus]G Em C DC'wa landlady, whit's the law then,G Em C DTell me whit there is tae pey?Em Bm C DFifteen shillings is the reckoning,G Em C D7Pey me now, then go away![repeat chorus]G Em C DAs I gaed oot by Glasgow city,G Em C DNancy Whisky I chanced tae smell.Em Bm C DI went in, spent four and sixpence,G Em C D7All I got wis a crooked scale.[repeat chorus]G Em C DSae I'll gan back tae the Calton Weaving,G Em C DI will mak' they shuttles fly.Em Bm C DAn I'll mak' mair at the Calton weaving,G Em C D7Than e'er I did in a roving way.[repeat chorus]G Em C DC'm all ye weavers, ye Calton weavers,G Em C DC'm all ye weavers, where'er ye be,Em Bm C DBeware o whisky, Nancy Whisky,G Em C D7She'll ruin you, like she ruined me.