Wait For The Wagon

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Melody - Seq. by Werner Tomaschewski
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Will you come with me, my Phyllis dear,
To yon blue mountain free?
Where the blossoms smell the sweetest,
Come rove along with me.
It's every Sunday morning,
When I am by your side,
We'll jump into the wagon
And all take a ride.
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Wait for the wagon, wait for the wagon,
Wait for the wagon, and we'll all take a ride.

2. Where the river runs like silver
And the birds they sing so sweet,
I have a cabin, Phyllis,
And something good to eat;
Come listen to my story,
It will relieve my heart;
So jump into the wagon,
And off we will start.
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3. Do you believe, my Phyllis, dear,
Old Mike, with all his wealth,
Can make you half so happy
As I, with youth and health?
We'll have a little farm,
A horse, a pig and cow;
And you will mind the dairy,
While I do guide the plough.
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4. Your lips are red as poppies,
your hair so slick and neat,
all braided up with dahlias,
and hollyhocks so sweet.
It's ev'ry sunday morning,
when I am by your side,
we'll jump into the wagon,
and all take a ride.
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5. Together, on life's journey,
we'll travel till we stop,
and if we have no trouble,
we'll reach the happy top;
then come with me, sweet Phyllis,
my dear, my lovely bride,
we'll jump into the wagon,
and all take a ride.
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