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Ferry me across the water
Last updated: 22.08.18
This is a very short little ditty about using a ferry which can be found in Peggy Grainger's A Mum's (Mostly Musical) Memories. As a small child it was very evocative of a very rare treat namely that of using the "Dog and Duck" ferry on the River Severn at Worcester located on the Pitchcroft race course. This was high adventure indeed!
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Ferry me across the water, do boatman do-oo
If you've a penny in your purse, I'll ferry you-oo
I have a penny in my purse and my eyes are blue-oo
So ferry me across the water, do boatman do.