The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #54970   Message #1282192
Posted By: Wilfried Schaum
27-Sep-04 - 08:54 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: St. James Infirmary
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: ST. JAMES INFIRMARY
I remember another verse, after the one ending with "so pale (version I heard: so sweet), so cold, so fair":

"What's my baby's chances?"
I asked old Doctor Sharp.
"Boy, by six o'clock this evening
she'll be playing her golden harp."