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Upon a Summers Day -- The Garland

Title     Upon a Summers Day
  The Garland
Time_Signature     6/8
Rhythm     Jig
Words     Souldier:
  My dearest deare adue, since that I needs must goe
  fortunes to pursue against some Forraine Foe
  Being that it is so, I
  pray thee patient be
  and doe no kilt thy Coat, to goe along with
  Alas my dearest heart, if that thou leave me
  Death kills me with his dart, as plainly may appear
  sorrow griefe and smart will quickly make me dye
  Therefore lie kilt
  my Coat, and goe along with thee
  --Pepys, Ballads, I,296
Key_Signature     GDor

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Contributed by Paul Sherwood Sun Mar 2 21:21:38 2008
Last edited Sun May 20 13:38:49 2012

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