Perry Como - "Twelve Days of Christmas" lyrics

On the first day of Christmas
my true love gave to me . . .
a partridge in a pear tree!

On the second day of Christmas
my true love gave to me . . .
two turtle doves
and a partridge in a pear tree!

On the third day of Christmas
my true love gave to me . . .
three French hens
two turtle doves
and a partridge in a pear tree!

On the fourth day of Christmas
my true love gave 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 gave 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 gave to me . . .
six geese a layin'
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 gave to me . . .
seven swans a swimmin’
six geese a layin'
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 gave to me . . .
eight maids a milkin’
seven swans a swimmin’
six geese a layin'
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 gave to me . . .
nine pipers pipin’
eight maids a milkin’
seven swans a swimmin’
six geese a layin'
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 gave to me . . .
ten ladies dancin’
nine pipers pipin’
eight maids a milkin’
seven swans a swimmin’
six geese a layin'
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 gave to me . . .
eleven Lords a leapin’
ten ladies dancin’
nine pipers pipin’
eight maids a milkin’
seven swans a swimmin’
six geese a layin'
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 gave to me . . .
twelve drummers drummin’
eleven Lords a leapin’
ten ladies dancin’
nine pipers pipin’
eight maids milkin’
seven swans a swimmin’
six geese a layin'
five golden rings!
four calling birds
three French hens
two turtle doves
and a partridge in a pear tree!