The Child's Own Music Book/Butterfly's Ball, The

THE BUTTERFLY'S BALL


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           Come,4 | lit -- tle folks | has -- ten, I | beg of you | all,2 To8 the | grass4 -- hop -- per's
           feast, and the | but -- ter -- fly's | ball,2 The4 | trump -- et -- er, | Gad -- fly, has
           sum -- mon'd -- the | crew,2 And8 the | rev4 -- els are | now on -- ly | wait -- ing for | you.2
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           And4 | there came the | moth with her | plum -- age of | down,2 And8 the | hor4 -- net -- with
           jack -- et of | yel -- low and | brown2 And4 | with him the | wasp, his com --
           pan -- ion, did | bring,2 But8 they | prom4 -- ised that | eve -- ning to | lay by their | sting.2
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           As4 | eve -- ning gave | way to the | shad -- ows of | night,2 Their4 | watch -- man, the
           glow -- worm, came | out with his | light,2 So4 | home let us | has -- ten, while
           yet we can | see,2 For8 no | watch4 -- man is | wait -- ing for | you and for | me!2
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