Ballads & Songs of Southern Michigan-songbook

A Collection of 200+ traditional songs & variations with commentaries including Lyrics & Sheet music

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72           Ballads and Songs of Michigan
7 My mistress swore against me and straightway I was brought.
A long time I pleaded guildess, but nothing would prevail, My mistress swore against me and I was sent to jail.
8 All you that stand around me,
Don't glory in my downfall, but come and pity me. Farewell to charming Sally, the handsome chambermaid. Farewell to charming Sally, I must die for loving you.
B
The Sherfield Printice
The Gernsey manuscript. A text of eight stanzas similar to A.







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