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As I was goin' over the Cork and Kerry mountains
 
As I was goin' over the Cork and Kerry mountains
 
I saw Captain Farrell and his money he was countin'
 
I saw Captain Farrell and his money he was countin'
 
I first produced my pistol and then produced my rapier
 
I first produced my pistol and then produced my rapier
I said, "Stand and deliver or the devil he may take ya"
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I said, "Stand and deliver, or the devil he may take you!"
   
Musha ring dumma do damma da
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Musha ring dum a doo dam a da
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
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But the devil take that woman, for you know she tricked me easy
 
But the devil take that woman, for you know she tricked me easy
   
Musha ring dumma do damma da
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Musha ring dum a doo dam a da
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
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Takin' my Molly with me and I never knew the danger
 
Takin' my Molly with me and I never knew the danger
 
For about six or maybe seven in walked Captain Farrell
 
For about six or maybe seven in walked Captain Farrell
I jumped up, fired off my pistols and I shot him with both barrels
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I jumped up, fired off my pistols, and I shot him with both barrels
   
Musha ring dumma do damma da
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Musha ring dum a do dam a da
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
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Now some men like the fishin' and some men like the fowlin'
 
Now some men like the fishin' and some men like the fowlin'
And some men like to hear the cannon ball roarin'
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And some men like to hear the cannon ball a-roarin'
Me, I like sleepin' 'specially in my Molly's chamber
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Me, I like sleepin', 'specially in my Molly's chamber
 
But here I am in prison, here I am with a ball and chain, yeah
 
But here I am in prison, here I am with a ball and chain, yeah
   
Musha ring dumma do damma da
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Musha ring dum a do dam a da
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
Whack for my daddy-o
 
There's whiskey in the jar-o
 
There's whiskey in the jar-o
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</lyrics>
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== Credits ==
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''Irish traditional''
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Whiskey in the Jar

This song is by Thin Lizzy and appears on the album Vagabonds of the Western World (1973).

This song is a cover of the Traditional "Whiskey in the Jar".
This song is available as a downloadable track for the video game Rocksmith 2014.
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Whiskey in the Jar
As I was goin' over the Cork and Kerry mountains
I saw Captain Farrell and his money he was countin'
I first produced my pistol and then produced my rapier
I said, "Stand and deliver, or the devil he may take you!"

Musha ring dum a doo dam a da
Whack for my daddy-o
Whack for my daddy-o
There's whiskey in the jar-o

I took all of his money and it was a pretty penny
I took all of his money and I brought it home to Molly
She swore that she'd love me, never would she leave me
But the devil take that woman, for you know she tricked me easy

Musha ring dum a doo dam a da
Whack for my daddy-o
Whack for my daddy-o
There's whiskey in the jar-o

Being drunk and weary, I went to Molly's chamber
Takin' my Molly with me and I never knew the danger
For about six or maybe seven in walked Captain Farrell
I jumped up, fired off my pistols, and I shot him with both barrels

Musha ring dum a do dam a da
Whack for my daddy-o
Whack for my daddy-o
There's whiskey in the jar-o

Now some men like the fishin' and some men like the fowlin'
And some men like to hear the cannon ball a-roarin'
Me, I like sleepin', 'specially in my Molly's chamber
But here I am in prison, here I am with a ball and chain, yeah

Musha ring dum a do dam a da
Whack for my daddy-o
Whack for my daddy-o
There's whiskey in the jar-o

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Irish traditional

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