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1

Forgot me quite

I would that folk forgot me quite, forgot me quite

2

Days work

Of my days work as done

3

Dairy

Ah! Dairy where I loved so long, I lived so long

4

Lie down

and lie down hopefully

5

Clock

He watched me to the clocks slow beat

6

Now he's gone

And now he's gone; and now he's gone;... and now he's gone!

7

Flowers

The flowers we potted perhaps are throw to rot upon the farm

8

Weeds

May now grow nettle, dock, and briar

9

Cosy

So cosy once a warm

10

Cross on me

And I just take my cross on me for wronging him awhile

11

Wedding

How gay we looked that day we wed, that day we wed

12

They all said

May joy be with ye!

13

Takes my place

And takes my place at churn

14

Gone

My doings be a they were not, and gone all trace of me