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The Wooing of a Girl

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this is why I come and go dai ly near your dwell ing You have a

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daugh ter, A mar ri agea ble daugh ter mar ri agea ble daugh ter,a

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You have a daugh ter, a daugh ter. No daugh ter

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here? Do not lie: At the fair I saw her. She was sell ing ap pies;

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Here are some she sold me, Still in side my pock et See, ... see how I

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trea sure them still. I will ne ver leave your thres hold

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Till I

have your bless ing. I will ne ver leave your thres hold

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Till I have your daugh ter, Till I have her, Till ...
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.. I have your fair... ... .. daugh ter Yes, she

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has a daugh ter, a daugh ter. Bright..... as gold her hair,

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Gold en brown her lash es, gold en brown her lash es,

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Cheeks as red as row an, She is slim and slen der. I shall

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have her, then. I shall have your daugh ter then, daugh ter then!

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Bright as gold her hair is, Gold en brown her lash es,

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Cheeks as red as row an, Yet her lips are red der, fol de rol Fol de

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rol fol de rol de rol. Fol rol I shall have your daugh ter,

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I shall have your daugh ter, I shall have her, I shall have her,

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I shall have her, I shall have her, I shall have her, She is my

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be trothed.