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Intro
verse I've:
been away from you a long time I.
never thought I'd miss you so Somehow.
I feel your love is real Near
you I long to be The.
birds are singin' it, is song time The
banjos strummin' soft and low I.
know that you yearn for me too Swanee.
You're, calling me Chorus.

Swanee:
How,
I love ya how, I love ya My
dear old Swanee I'd!
give the world to be Among
the folks in D-I-X-I-E-ven
now my Mammy's
Waitin'
for me prayin', for me Down
by the Swanee The.
folks up north won't see me no more When
I go to that Swanee Shore Bridge!

Swanee:
Swanee, I, am goin' back to Swanee Swanee!
Swanee, I, love the old folks at home (Repeat!

chorus)



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