(:redirect quiet=1:) %abc-2.1 X:1 T:Silver Dagger Z:Webmaster C:Trad C:Joan Baez K: W: W:Joan Baez version W: W:1 W:Don't sing love songs, you'll wake my mother W:She's sleeping here, right by my side W:And in her right hand a silver dagger W:She says that I can't be your bride W: W:2 W:"All men are false", says my mother W:"They'll tell you wicked, lovin' lies W:The very next evening they'll court another W:Leave you alone to pine and sigh" W: W:3 W:My daddy is a handsome devil W:He's got a chain five miles long W:And on every link a heart does dangle W:Of another maid he's loved and wronged W: W:4 W:Go, court another tender maiden W:And hope that she will be your wife W:For I've been warned and I've decided W:To sleep alone all of my life % % % % % % % % % %]


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Song by Joan Baez

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