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Mrs Marina Russell, Upwey coll. c1906 HED Hammond
Transcibed to abc by P J Headford
FE Purslow's transcription is in file HAM-05-017.gif
[to the left of the title:} D770 [to the right:] Mrs Russell, Upwey
The words and further notes are in file HAM-05-32-02.rtf
Oh! who is there all under my window,
Your voice so loud I hear you there,
You may go court and love (or join) some other
And whisper softly in her ear.
Begone, begone you will wake my mother
My father he will quick-a-ly hear,
You may go and court &c.
Oh! why may I go and court another,
To rob (or wrong) my jewel of her charms,
For now she's grown up from her mother,
I'm sure she's fitter for her true love's arms.
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