Dubliners – The Sick Note Ukulele Chords

The Dubliners The Sick Note ukulele chords and strumming pattern are in this post! Start playing this The Dubliners song from the "Live in Carré" album released in 1985 with your ukulele right now!

Key: C
Chords: [C], [G], [F]
Strumming: D - DU - UDU (or D - D)
Difficulty:

The Sick Note Ukulele Chords

Dear [C]Sir, I write this note to you to [G]tell you of me [C]plight
and [F]at the time of [C]writing, I am [F]not a pretty [G]sight;
me [F]body is all [C]black and blue, me [F]face a deathly [G]gray
and I [C]write this note to say why Paddy’s [G]not at work to[C]day.

While working on the fourteenth floor some [G]bricks, I had to [C]clear;
now, to [F]throw them down from [C]such a height was [F]not a good i[G]dea.
the [F]foreman wasn’t [C]very pleased, he [F]being an awkward [G]sod
he [C]said I’d have to cart them down the [G]ladders in me [C]hod.

Now, clearing all these bricks by hand it [G]was so very [C]slow,
so I [F]hoisted up a [C]barrel and se[F]cured the rope be[G]low.
But [F]in me haste to [C]do the job I [F]was too blind to [G]see
that a [C]barrelful of building bricks was [G]heavier than [C]me.

So when I untied the rope the [G]barrel fell like [C]lead
and [F]clinging tightly [C]to the rope I [F]started up in[G]stead.
Well, I [F]shot up like a [C]rocket till to [F]my dismay I [G]found
that [C]halfway up I met the bloody [G]barrel coming [C]down.

Well, the barrel broke me shoulder as [G]to the ground it [C]sped,
and [F]when I reached the [C]top I banged the [F]pully with my [G]head.
Well, I [F]clung on tight through [C]numbed with shock from [F]this almighty [G]blow
and the [C]barrel spilled out half the bricks some [G]fourteen floors be[C]low.

Now, when these bricks had fallen from the [G]barrel to the [C]floor
I [F]then outweighed the [C]barrel and so [F]started down once [G]more;
still [F]clinging tightly [C]to the rope, [F]I sped towards the [G]ground,
and I [C]landed on the broken bricks that [G]were all scattered [C]round.

While I lay there groaning on the ground, I [G]thought I’d passed the [C]worst,
when the [F]barrel hit the [C]pullywheel and [F]then the bottom [G]burst.
A [F]shower of bricks rained [C]down on me, I [F]hadn’t got a [G]hope
as I l[C]ay there moaning on the ground, I let [G]go of the bloody [C]rope.

The barrel than being heavier, it [G]started down once [C]more,
and [F]landed right a[C]cross me, as I [F]lay upon the [G]floor.
It [F]broke three ribs and [C]my left arm and [F]I can only [G]say
that I [C]hope you’ll understand why Paddy’s [G]not at work to[C]day.



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Artist and Song:The Dubliners - The Sick Note
Album:Live in Carré
Year:1985
Chords:[C], [G], [F]
Strumming:D - DU - UDU
Genre:Celtic

About The Dubliners - The Sick Note Ukulele Chords & Strumming Pattern

"The Sick Note" is a song by Celtic artist The Dubliners. It was released in 1985 on the album, titled "Live in Carré". The Sick Note is considered under Celtic genre.
  • The key of The Dubliners - The Sick Note is C.
  • D - DU - UDU is the suggested strumming pattern for The Sick Note. If it's not easy for you, you can try only down (D) strumming for playing "The Sick Note".
  • The chords that we use for playing The Sick Note on ukulele are: [C], [G], [F].

What Are The Chords For The Sick Note On Ukulele?

You will play the [C], [G], [F] ukulele chords while playing The Sick Note with your ukulele in the C key, original tone of the song.

How Do You Strum The Sick Note On Ukulele?

The Sick Note ukulele strumming pattern is D - DU - UDU. You can also try D (down) if the suggested pattern is hard for you.

Who Sings The Sick Note?

The Sick Note is performed by The Dubliners. It was first released on the album "Live in Carré" in 1985.
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