The Twelve Days of Christmas

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On the first day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
A partridge in a pear tree

On the second day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Two turtle doves

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On the third day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Three French hens

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On the fourth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Four colly birds

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On the fifth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Five gold rings

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On the sixth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Six geese a laying

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On the seventh day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Seven swans a swimming

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On the eighth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Eight maids a-milking

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On the ninth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Nine ladies dancing

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On the tenth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Ten lords a-leaping

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On the eleventh day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Eleven pipers piping

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On the twelfth day of Christmas
my true love sent to me
Twelve drummers drumming

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