English Folk Songs from the Southern Appalachians

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Our Goodman
4  Old woman, etc.
A hat on a table where my hat ought to be.
You old fool, etc.
It's nothing but a nightcap your mammy sent to me.
Miles I have travelled, etc.
Fur round a nightcap I never saw before.
5   Old woman, etc.
A man in the bed where I ought to be.
You old fool, etc.
It's nothing but a baby your mammy sent to me.
Miles I have travelled, etc.
Hair on a baby's face I never saw before.
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2 Whose coat is that coat where my coat ought to be ? You old fool, etc. It's nothing but a bed-quilt my mother sent to me.
It's miles, etc. A bed-quilt with buttons on I never saw before.
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