522. Song—The Cardin o't the Spinning o't

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 I COFT a stane o’ haslock woo’,
 To mak a wab to Johnie o’t;
For Johnie is my only jo,
 I loe him best of onie yet.
Chorus.
—The cardin’ o’t, the spinnin’ o’t, The warpin’ o’t, the winnin’ o’t; When ilka ell cost me a groat, The tailor staw the lynin’ o’t.
For tho’ his locks be lyart grey, And tho’ his brow be beld aboon, Yet I hae seen him on a day, The pride of a’ the parishen.
The cardin o’t, &c.

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