Come ye maids, wives, and widows, I would have you pay attention|
Unto these few words I am now going to mention;
Of a female distracted who is now to wander
She relies upon George for the loss of her lover.
Broken-hearted Iíll wander for the loss of my lover;
My bonnie light horseman, in the wars he lies slain.
2. When Boney commanded his troops where to stand,
3. I will dress in manís apparel; to his regíment I will go.
4. Had I the wings of an eagle, through the air I would fly,
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