��THE QUILTING PARTY.
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��1. In the eky the bright stars glit-tered,
2. On my arm a soft hand rest-ed,
��On the bank the pale moon shone ; Rest - ed light as o • cean foam ;
��And 'twas And 'twap
��from Aunt I )i - nah's quilting
from AuntDi ■ nah's quilting
��par-ty, I was see par-ty, I was see
��ing Nel-lie ing Nel-lie
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��I was see - ing Nel - lie home,
��I was see ■ ing Nel - lie home ; And 'twas
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��from Aunt Di - nah's quilt - ing par - ty, I was see
��ing Nel - lie home.
��On my lips a whisper trembled,
Trembled till it dared to come ; And 'twas from Aunt Dinah's quilting party,
I was seeing Ne/lie home.
��On my life new hopes were dawning, And those hopes have lived and grown ;
And 'twas from Aunt Dinah's quilting party, I was seeing Nellie home.
��Courrieht, 1856, by J. S. Paiki. Copyright, 1884, by J. Flstcbeb.