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Lyrics of Love and Laughter (1903)

Lyrics of Love and Laughter

Dedicated to Miss Catherine Impey

First published by Dodd, Mead and Company
University Press, John Wilson and Son, Cambridge USA

Copyright 1903

Contents

Two Little Boots
To The Road
A Spring Wooing
Joggin' Erlong
In May
Dreams
The Tryst
A Plea
The Dove
A Warm Day In Winter
Snowin'
Keep A Song Up On De Way
The Turning Of The Babies In The Bed
The Dance
Soliloquy Of A Turkey
Fishin'
A Plantation Portrait
A Little Christmas Basket
The Valse
Response
My Sweet Brown Gal
Spring Fever
The Visitor
Song
The Colored Band
To A Violet Found on All Saint's
Inspiration
My Lady Of Castle Grand
Drizzle
De Critters' Dance
When Dey Listed Colored Soldiers
Lincoln
Encouragement
The Boogah Man
The Wraith
Silence
Whip-Poor-Will And Katy-Did
'Long To'ds Night
A Grievance
Dinah Kneading Dough
To a Captious Critic
Dat Ol' Mare O' Mine
In The Morning
The Poet
A Florida Night
Differences
Long Ago
A Plantation Melody
A Spiritual
The Memory Of Martha
W'en I Gits Home
Howdy Honey Howdy
The Unsung Heroes
The Pool
Possession
The Old Front Gate
Dirge For A Soldier
A Frolic
Noddin' By De Fire
Love's Castle
Morning Song Of Love
On A Clean Book
To The Eastern Shore
Reluctance
Ballade
Speakin' At De Cou't-House
Black Samson Of Brandywine
The Looking-Glass
A Misty Day
Li'l Gal
Douglass
When Sam'l Sings
Booker T. Washington
The Monk's Walk
Love-Song
Slow Through The Dark
The Murdered Lover
Philosophy
A Preference
The Debt
On The Dedication Of Dorothy Hall
A Roadway
By Rugged Ways
Love's Seasons
To A Dead Friend
To the South
The Haunted Oak
Weltschmertz
Robert Gould Shaw
Roses
A Love Song
Itching Heels
To An Ingrate
In The Tents Of Akbar
The Fount Of Tears
Life's Tragedy
De Way T'ings Come
Noon
At The Tavern
Death
Night, Dim Light
Lyrics Of Love And Sorrow

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