Leaving of Liverpool

A song in the key of D

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Abc sheet music for Leaving of Liverpool
X:2312 T:Leaving of Liverpool R:song H:Various versions have different sets of verses. Z:id:hn-song-140 M:4/4 L:1/8 Q:1/4=110 K:D (DE) | F3A (GF) (ED) | d3B A2 DE | F2 A2 B2 AF | E6 DE | F3A (GF) (ED) | d3B A2 DE | FA AF E3D | D6 || (cd) | e3c A2 (ce) | d3B A2 (DE) | FA AA BA GF | E4-E AAG | F2 FA GF ED | (d3B) A2 DE | FA AF E3D | D6 || W:Farewell to you, my own true love, I am going far, far away, W:I am bound for California, but I know that I'll return someday. W: W:Chorus: W:So fare thee well my own true love, W:When I return united we will be, W:It's not the leaving of Liverpool that grieves me, W:But my darling when I think of thee. W: W:[Farewell to Princes' landing stage, River Mersey fare thee well, W:I am bound for California, a place I know right well. W: W:Chorus] W: W:[I am bound for California by way of stormy Cape Horn, W:And I will write to thee a letter, love, when I am homeward bound. W: W:Chorus] W: W:I have shipped on a Yankee sailing ship, Davy Crockett is her name, W:And Burgess is the Captain of her, and they say that she's a floating shame. W: W:Chorus W: W:I have sailed with Burgess once before, I think I know him well, W:If a man's a sailor he can get along, if not then he's surely in hell. W: W:Chorus W: W:[I am bound away to leave you, goodbye my love, farewell, W:For I know it will be some long time before I see you again. W: W:Chorus] W: W:Oh the sun is on the harbour, love, and I wish that I could remain, W:For I know that it will be a long, long time, before I see you again. W: W:Chorus W: W:[Farewell to Lower Frederick Street, Anson Terrace and Park Lane, W:I am bound away for to leave you and I'll never see you again. W: W:Chorus]
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