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Found in Green_Grow_the_Rashes_1806.abc from the John Chambers music book abc collection
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GREEN GROW THE RASHES 1806 There's nought but care on ev' ry han', In 4 2 ev' ry hour that pass es, O; What sig ni fies the life o' man, An' 'twere na for the lass es, O. Green grow the rash es, O, Green grow the rash es, O: The sweet est hours that e'er I spent, Were spent a mang the lass es, O. 2. The war'ly race may riches chase, And riches still may fly them, O, And though at last they catch them fast, Their hearts can ne'er enjoy them, O. Green grow, &c. 3. Gie me a canny hour at e'en, My arms about my dearie, O, And war'ly cares, and war'ly men, May a' gae tapsalteerie, O. Green grow, &c. 4. For you sae douce, ye sneer at this, Ye're nought but senseless asses, O; The wisest man the warld e'er saw, He dearly lo'ed the lasses, O. Green grow, &c. 5. Auld nature swears, the lovely dears, Her noblest work she classes, O; Her 'prentice han' she tried on man, And then she made the lasses, O. Green grow, &c. www.abcnotation.com/tunes

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