Guitar Tabs, Chords and Lyrics
Major upgrade!! After one year development the new version of Chordie is now online! Please give feedback.


Grandma's Feather Bed  John Denver

GRANDMA?S FEATHER BED
words and music: Jim Connor
sung by John Denver
[D] When I was a [G] little bitty boy [D] just up off-a [A7] floor
[D] We used to go down to [G] Grandma?s house [D] every month[A7]end or
[D] so
We?d chicken pie and [G] country ham ?n? [D] homemade butter on the [A7]
bread
But the [D] best darn thing about [G] Grandma?s house was her [A7] great
big feather
[D] bed. It was
Chorus: [D] nine feet tall and six feet wide [G] soft as a downy [D]
chick
It was[D] made from the feathers of forty ?leven geese,
Took a [E7] whole bolt of cloth for the [A7] tick
It?d [D] hold eight kids ?n? four hound dogs and a [G] piggy we stole
from the [D]shed
We didn?t get much sleep but we [G] had a lot of fun on [A7] Grandma?s
feather [D] bed
After supper we?d sit around the fire the old floks?d spit and chew
Pa would talk about the farm and the war and Granny?d sing a ballad or
two
I?d sit and listen and watch the fire till the cobwebs filled my head
Next thing I?d know I?d wake up in the mornin? in the middle of the old
feather bed. It
was
Chorus:
[D] for one bar, [G] for a bar, and [A7] for a bar, then:
[D] Well I love my Ma, I [G] love my Pa, I love [D] Granny and Grandpa
[A7] too
I been [D] fishin? with my uncle, I [G] rassled with my cousins
I [D] even kissed [A7] Aunt [D] Lou
But if I ever had [G] to make a choice, I [D] guess it ought to be [A7]
[said]That I?d [D] trade ?em all plus the [G] gal down the road
For [A7] Grandma?s feather [D] bed
I?d trade ?em all plus the [G] gal down the road.....[A7]
It was
Chorus:

Important: The song above is NOT stored on the Chordie server. The original song is hosted at www.allcountrytabs.com. Chordie works as a search engine and provides on-the-fly formatting. Chordie does not index songs against artists'/composers' will. To remove this song please click here.

Text color:
Chord color:
Chord grids: 
Font size:    
Page size: 

A7 D E7 G
Rate #0 of 1 versions

Login - add to songbook

SHARE PAGE  




You need to log in to post comments