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I'll Lay Ye Doon, Love O I'll lay ye doon, love, I'll treat ye decent I'll lay ye doon, love, I'll fill your can O I'll lay ye doon, love, I'll treat ye decent For surely he is an honest man As I walked oot on a summer evenin' Doon by the water and the pleasant strand And as I was walkin, I heard them talkin' Sayin', Surely he is an honest man I hae traveled far frae Inverney Aye, and doon as far as Edinburgh toon And it's I maun gae, love, and travel further But when I come back, I will lay ye doon I maun leave ye noo, love, but I'll return Tae ye my love and I'll tak' your hand, Then no more I'll roam frae ye my love Nae mair tae walk on a foreign strand. _______ Printed in Sing Out. From the singing of Jean Redpath and Norman Kennedy. Scottish SOF
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