Follow the drinking gourd,
For the old man is a-waiting for to carry you to freedom,
Follow the drinking gourd.
When the sun comes back and the first quail calls,
The old man is a waiting for to carry you to freedom,
Now the river bank makes a mighty good road,
The dead trees will show you the way.
Left foot, peg foot, traveling on,
Now the river ends between two hills,
There's another river on the other side,
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