Verse 1

(Slowly)
LEADER: To Ma Hey down down!

GROUP: To Ma Ho down down!

LEADER: Hey down!

GROUP: Ho down!

ALL: Derry Derry Down Among the leaves so green-o!

Verse 2

LEADER:
The keeper did a'hunting go
And under his coat he carried a bow
All for to shoot a merry little doe
Among the leaves so green-o

Jackie Boy?

GROUP: Master?

LEADER: Sing ye well?

GROUP: Very well?

LEADER: Hey down!

GROUP: Ho down!

ALL: Derry Derry Down Among the leaves so green-o!

Verse 3

LEADER:
The first doe she did cross the plain
The keeper fetched her back again
Where she is now she may remain
Amont the leaves so green-o

Jackie Boy?

GROUP: Master?

LEADER: Sing ye well?

GROUP: Very well!

LEADER: Hey Down!

GROUP: Ho Down!

ALL: Derry Derry Down, Among the leaves so green-o!

LEADER:
The last doe she did cross the brook
The keeper fetched her with a hook
Where she is now you may go and look
Among the leaves so green-o!

Jackie Boy?

GROUP: Master!

LEADER; Sing ye well?

GROUP: Very well!

LEADER: Hey down!

GROUP: Ho down!

ALL: Derry, derry down, among the leaves so green-o!
(slowly) Among the leaves so green-o!
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Submitted by: Marilyn Simmonds-Cole, (Camp Director & Creativity Diva - CreatiVe Intentions Kids' Camp)

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