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Ha'e Yersel' a Canty Wee-Bit Christmas
Hugh Martin & Ralph Blane, 1944.
notes: First popularized in the 1944 movie: "Meet Me in St. Louis", and
recorded by a vast miriad of performers. Our version is arranged in a
Scottish dialect.
Ha’e Yersel’ a Canty Wee-Bit Christmas

C         Am   Dm                G7
Ha’e yersel’ a canty wee-bit Christmas
C        Am       Dm    G7
Let yer hairt be licht
C            Am     Dm              G7     E-E7-Am-Dm-G7
Next year all oor tribles sall be oot o’ sicht
C          Am  Dm               G7
Ha’e yersel’ a canty wee-bit Christmas
C           Am       Dm    G7
Mak’ the yuletide braw
C             Am    Dm              E-E7-Am-Am7
Next year all oor tribles sall be miles awa’

F                         Em                          Dm        G7     C-Cmaj7
Here be we as wi’ auld lang syne, canty gowden days o’ yore
Am       B7                 Em                      G              Am      Dm G7
Fautfu’ friends wha be dear tae us gaither near tae us   yince mair

C                Am         Dm            G7
Through the years we a’ sall be taegither
C         Am     Dm    G7
Gin the fauts aloo
C       Am         Dm                  E-E7             Am  Am7
Untae then we’ll ha’e tae muddle through some ho’
    F                  Dm               G7          C-Am-Dm-G7-C
Sae ha’e yersel’ a canty wee-bit Christmas noo
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