The Max Hunter Folk Song Collection

May I Sleep in Your Barn Tonight, Mister

Cat. #1328 (MFH #442) - As sung by Virginia Peterson, Leslie, Arkansas on July 11, 1969

VERSE 1
May I sleep in your barn tonight, Mister
It's cold lying out on th ground
For th cold north wind is a whistlin'
And I have no place to lie down

VERSE 2
Got no tabaccer nor matches
Sure I will do you no harm
May I sleep in your barn tonight, Mister
It is cold lying out on th ground

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