DESCRIPTION: "Pauline, Pauline, I don't love nobody but you." "Lord, I'm going to my shanty, I'm gonna lie down." "Lord, I'm going back home to Pauline." He has walked and cried all night long. "I'm gonna write one more letter, gonna write no more."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1933 (collected from Allen Prothero)
KEYWORDS: love separation
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Lomax-Singing, pp. 402-404, "Pauline" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #15654
File: LxSi402

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