Papers and Pins chords

by The Tossers

Papers and Pins is a traditional song covered by a celtic punk band called The Tossers. The song was featured on their album Communication & Conviction which was released in 2001.

Music: Key of G Major in 2/2 time at 126 bpm (♩)
Easy Song Chords: G, C, D7
The Tossers

Papers and Pins by The Tossers

Intro: 2/2                                           
   |  G  |  D7  |  D7  |  G  |  C  |  G  |  D7  |  G  | ...x3

         G            D7                                          G
1. I'll give to you a pa-per and pins___ And that's the way that love be-gins
       C               G                      D7               G
   If you will mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ If you'll mar-ry me

        G                 D7                                            G
2. Well I don't want your pa-per and pins___If that's how you say that love begins
       C               G                      D7              G
   And I won't mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I won't mar-ry you

              G            D7                                           G
3. Well I'll give to you a sil-ver ball___To bounce from the kitchen in-to the hall
       C               G                      D7               G
   If you will mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ If you'll mar-ry me
 
        G                 D7                                          G
4. Well I don't want your sil-ver ball___ To bounce in the kitchen in-to the hall
       C               G                      D7              G
   And I won't mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I won't mar-ry you

              G             D7                                         G
5. Well I'll give to you a rock-ing chair___And sit in the garden and take the share
       C               G                      D7               G
   If you will mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ If you'll mar-ry me

      G                  D7                                         G
6. No I don't want your rock-ing chair___ To sit in the garden and take the share
       C               G                      D7              G
   And I won't mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I won't mar-ry you

              G            D7                                       G
7. Well I'll give to you a sil-ver spoon___ To feed the baby in the af-ter-noon
       C               G                      D7               G
   If you will mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ If you'll mar-ry me

        G                 D7                                        G
8. Well I don't want your sil-ver spoon___ To feed the ba-by in the af-ter-noon
       C               G                      D7              G
   And I won't mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I won't mar-ry you


Instr: ||:  G   |  D7  |  D7  |  G  |  C  |   G  |   D7  |   G  :||

              G               D7                                          G
9. Well I'll give to you the keys to my chest___ And all the mo-ney which I possess
       C               G                      D7               G
   If you will mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ If you'll mar-ry me

        G                 D7                                           G
10. Now I might take the keys to the chest___ And all the mo-ney that you poss-ess
        C               G                      D7              G
    And I might mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I might mar-ry you

       G        D7                                       G
11. Oh Ha-ha-ha now I see___ You love my mo-ney but you don't love me
       C               G                       D7              G
    So I won't mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I'll not mar-ry you

          G       D7                                               G 
12. Well Ah-ha-ha now I see___ You'd like to get mar-ried but you don't like me
        C               G                      D7              G  C  G
    And I won't mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry mar-ry___ I won't mar-ry you

G Major

Red numbers: Finger positions/notes played
A column of 1's: Barre 1st finger over marked strings
Unmarked strings: Play open 
x: Don't play string

Right-Handed Chord Tabs  
            G                  D7                   C
    e |---|---|-3-|     e |---|-3-|---|     e |---|---|---|
    B |---|---|---|     B |-1-|---|---|     B |-1-|---|---|
    G |---|---|---|     G |---|-2-|---|     G |---|---|---|
    D |---|---|---|     D |---|---|---|     D |---|-2-|---|
    A |---|-1-|---|     A |---|---|---|x    A |---|---|-3-|
    E |---|---|-2-|     E |---|---|---|x    E |---|---|---|x
Frets   1   2   3           1   2   3           1   2   3


Left-Handed Chord Tabs 
          G                  D7                   C
    |-3-|---|---| e     |---|-3-|---| e     |---|---|---| e
    |---|---|---| B     |---|---|-1-| B     |---|---|-1-| B
    |---|---|---| G     |---|-2-|---| G     |---|---|---| G
    |---|---|---| D     |---|---|---| D     |---|-2-|---| D
    |---|-1-|---| A    x|---|---|---| A     |-3-|---|---| A
    |-2-|---|---| E    x|---|---|---| E    x|---|---|---| E
      3   2   1           3   2   1           3   2   1
      

Notes

  • Level Of Ease: Easy... a lot of fun for beginners
  • Song Key: G Major (1 sharp - F#)
  • 2/2 Time: This means there are 2 minim/half-note beats per bar.
  • Tempo: 126 bpm If you are using a metronome or similar device, it will sound on every minim/half-note beat of each bar. You can count the bar as | 1 2 | or | 1& 2& |.
  • Standard chord progression for G Major: G - Am - Bm - C - D - Em - F#dim

    This song follows the ever-popular I - IV - V or I - IV - V7 progression, namely G - C - D7.
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