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been a wild rover for many a year,
And Iíve spent all my money on Whiskey and beer,
And now Iím returning with gold in great store
And I never shall play the wild rover no more.
And itís no, nay, never, no, nay, never no more
Shall I play the wild rover, no never, no more.
went to an ale house I used to frequent,
And I told the landlady my money was spent.
I asked her for credit, she answered me ďnayĒ
Such custom as yours I can get any day.
I drew from my pocket ten sovereigns bright,
And the landladyís eyes opened wide with delight.
She said ďI have whiskey and wines of the best,
And the words that I spoke then were only in jestĒ.
go home to my parents and confess what Iíve done,
And ask them to pardon their prodigal son.
And if they will do so as often before,
Then I never shall I play the wild rover no more