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T: Withy Tree Carol
T:The Bitter Withy
S: Sung by Mrs John Hands (65), Snowshill. Collected by Cecil Sharp on 9 April 1909.
Z:Transferred to ABC by Hugh Tarran 27 September 2014 from FT2153
Z:Checked by Gwilym Davies 20/3/16+
% copy from GlosChristmas
r:Tags, Christmas
M:4/4
L:1/8
K:G
dd | (c2 B2) A2 d2 | c c B2 A2 B2 | d2>B2 c2 e2 | d6 (Bc) |
w: O the with_y, the bit-ter with-y, that caus-es me to smart The_
d2 d2 c2 c2 |BB B2 G2 (AB) | c2 d2 A2 (BA) | G4 |]
w: with-y at the ve-ry first tree shall_ per-ish at the_ heart!
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"^variant from Mrs Hands Junior sang first phrase thus"
dd | B2 A2 G2 c2 | B2 A2 G2 B2 |
"^Mrs Timms at Buckland could only remember first phrase which went thus"
d2 | B2 A2 G2 d2 | B2 A2 G2 GB | d3 B cd e2 | d6 B2 |
d2 e2 cc ee | d3 B G2 ]
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