12 Days Of Tyne Bridge's Christmas

On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me

A spare plectrum or three


On the second day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Two tinkling bells and

A spare plectrum or three


On the third day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Three foot ups

Two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the fourth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Four clogging boots

Three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the fifth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the sixth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


 On the seventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Seven sinking bloomers

Six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the eighth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Eight moaning Ring men

Seven sinking bloomers, six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the ninth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Nine laddered stockings

Eight moaning Ring men, seven sinking bloomers, six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the tenth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Ten loud melodeons

Nine laddered stockings, eight moaning Ring men, seven sinking bloomers, six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the eleventh day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Eleven different dance times

Ten loud musicians, nine laddered stockings, eight moaning Ring men, seven sinking bloomers, 

six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


On the twelfth day of Christmas my true love gave to me

Twelve pints of real ale

Eleven different dance times, ten loud musicians, nine laddered stockings, eight moaning Ring men, 

Seven sinking bloomers, six garlands fraying

Five long reels

Four clogging boots, three foot ups, two tinkling bells and a spare plectrum or three


©Brenda M Boyd

MMVI

© D W Bennett 2016