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GUEST,simon Lyr/Chords Req: the two sisters (23) Lyr Add: THE TWO SISTERS (Dylan) 15 Jun 00


Well, the Max Hunter site has the closest lyrics yet!

Here is the Dylan text. Itís recorded poorly, so I will leave blanks where I canít make out the words.

There was an old lady lived by the seashore.
Bow and balance to me.
There was an old lady lived by the seashore
Number of stars there was one two three four.
Now Iíll be true to my love
And my love will be true to me.

There was a young man who...there
Bow and balance to me.
There was a young man who came...
(Someone starts talking into the tape here explaining why she canít get it to work properly.)
The older one got...
Iíll be true to my love
As long as sheís true to me.

He gave the younger a beaver hat.
Bow and balance to me.
He gave the younger a beaver hat.
The eldest one got mad at that.
Iíll be true to my love
And my love will be true to me.

Oh, sister, oh, sister, letís walk by the...(the tape fades away)

HTML line breaks added. --JoeClone, 5-May-02.


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