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Slide set: In the village by the sea (song: Bamforth & Co., 15 slides, 1908)

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Slide 1

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Slide 2**
To a little seaside village, came a youth one summer day
Slide 3**
There he met a fisher maiden, and to while the hours away
Slide 4**
The lassie thought he meant the words, he spoke in idle jest
Slide 5**
But one day there came a letter and with breaking heart she read
Slide 6**
In the village by the sea, she was happy as could be
Slide 7

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Slide 8**
Just a year again this summer, in the village by the sea
Slide 9
He has come to beg forgiveness, for he'd learned to love her too
Slide 10

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Slide 11**
Down the path into the churchyard then they roam
Slide 12**
As he points unto a grave mound, says she bids me say to you
Slide 13**
'In the village by the sea, she was happy as could be'
Slide 14**
Now the moon don't seem so bright, for she's alone to-night
Slide 15
Words of Chorus
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Lucerna ID  3002586

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 23 November 2016

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