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Slide set: Tit for tat (song: Bamforth & Co., 10 slides, 1898)

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Slide 1**
Intro, with Title
Slide 2**
If you cross the hill by my father's mill
Slide 3**
You find a very high and awkward stile
Slide 4**
'Twas there one day in the month of May I met a loving lad
Slide 5**
'Rose, I love you!' he said. I only laughed
Slide 6**
I could not get up or down in my fright
Slide 7**
'Come back, come back!' I wildly cried
Slide 8**
He helped me four, then with a laugh I bounded o'er
Slide 9**
'Rose, what say you?' he said. I only laughed
Slide 10**
I think you'll find him sitting on the stile
** there are alternative versions or views of this slide
Lucerna ID  3001356

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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