Oh, we'll stay awhile to fight awhile. we'll never want to leave
Oh, we'll stay awhile to fight awhile 'til we come back to see
As we were walkin' down to wales one day we chanced upon young
And we called to him, "could you go a drink?" said he
Boys, "that's my fancy!"
Oh, we drank to tommy and he did the same. we drank to all his
And we drank to home and to girls we've know and we had one for
And then we sang those songs we sang before. we sang that we
Would drink forever.
When the last drops passed our lips that day, we sang this song