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Thread #8009   Message #4032859
Posted By: Lighter
07-Feb-20 - 07:17 PM
Thread Name: 'Wild Goose Shanty (Ranzo)' background
Subject: RE: 'Wild Goose Shanty (Ranzo)' background
"Zip Coon, Comic Song" (N.Y.: Thos. Birch, 1834), stanza 3:

Did you eber see the wild goose, sailin' on de [sic] ocean,
O de wild goose motion is a berry pretty motion,
Ebry time de wild goose beckons to de swaller,
You hear him google google google goller