Hanging Johnny


Lyrics from Iron Men & Wooden Ships, by Frank Shay

They call me Hanging Johnny,
Away-i-oh;
They call me Hanghing Johnny,
So hang, boys, hang!

First I hung my mother,
Away-i-oh;
Then I hung my brother,
So hang, boys, hang!

Hang and haul together,
Away-i-oh;
Hang for better weather,
So hang, boys, hang!


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