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African American Children's Songs

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Down by the Riverside

Gonna lay down my burden,

Down by the riverside,

Down by the riverside,

Down by the riverside.

Gonna lay down my burden,

Down by the riverside,

To study war no more.

Gonna lay down my sword and shield,

Down by the riverside,

Down by the riverside,

Down by the riverside.

Gonna lay down my sword and shield,

Down by the riverside,

To study war no more.

The Gospel train is on its way in "Get on Board, Little Children." You'll find the song on the next page. 

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