the twelve days of christmas lyrics – roger whittaker

on the first day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
a partridge in a pear tree.

on the second day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the third day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the fourth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the fifth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the sixth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the seventh day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
seven swans a-swimming,
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the eighth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
eight maids a-milking,
seven swans a-swimming,
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the ninth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
nine ladies dancing,
eight maids a-milking,
seven swans a-swimming,
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the tenth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
ten lords a-leaping,
nine ladies dancing,
eight maids a-milking,
seven swans a-swimming,
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the eleventh day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
eleven pipers piping,
ten lords a-leaping,
nine ladies dancing,
eight maids a-milking,
seven swans a-swimming,
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree.

on the twelfth day of christmas,
my true love sent to me
twelve drummers drumming,
eleven pipers piping,
ten lords a-leaping,
nine ladies dancing,
eight maids a-milking,
seven swans a-swimming,
six geese a-laying,
five golden rings,
four calling birds,
three french hens,
two turtle doves,
and a partridge in a pear tree!

/ roger whittaker lyrics