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Sweet betsy from pike

by Eddy Arnold. Buy album CD: Wanderin' [Rca Victor]

(Jimmie Driftwood)

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Oh, do you remember sweet Betsy from Pike
She crossed the big mountains with her lover Ike
With two yoke of oxen and a big yellow dog
And a tall Shanghai rooster and one spottled hog.

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They soon reached the desert where Betsy gave out
And down in the sand she lay rolling about
While Ike in great tears looked on in surprise
Saying Betsy get up you'll get sand in your eyes.

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Betsy got up in the great deal of pain
She said she'd go back to Pike County again
But I gave a sigh then he fondly embraced
And he traveled along with his arm round her waist.

(How can sweet Betsy went out to the dance
And Ike poor a fellow he's down at his pance)
Betsy was dressed up in ribbons and rings
Said Iken you're an angel but where are your wings.

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Well, the miner said Betsy will you dance with me
She answere I will if you want make two free
I can't dance too hard do you want to know why
Because I'm so full of that strong out cooli.

Ike and sweet Betsy got married of course
But Ike was so jealous he gotta divorce
And Betsy well satidfied said with a shout
Goodbye forever I'm glad you've backed out.

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Album: Wanderin' [Rca Victor] (1955) Lyrics
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  1. Across the wide missouri
  2. Barbara allen
  3. Careless love
  4. Down in the valley (birmingham jail)
  5. Home on the range
  6. I gave my love a cherry
  7. Lonesome road
  8. On top of old smokey
  9. Red river valley
  10. Roving gambler
  11. Sometimes i feel like a motherless child
  12. Sweet betsy from pike
  13. Wanderin'
  14. Wayfaring stranger


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