Fletcher Henderson, Dixon
Pack up all my cares and woe, here I go, singing low,
Where somebody waits for me, sugar's sweet, so is she,
No one here can love and understand me.
Oh -- what hard-luck stories they all hand me.
Make my bed and light the light
I'll arrive late tonight,
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