Little Donkey
Eric Boswell
*

Little donkey, little donkey,
On the dusty road.
Got to keep on plodding onwards,
With your precious load.

Been a long time, little donkey,
Through the winterís night.
Donít give up now, little donkey,
Bethlehemís in sight

Ring out those bells tonight
Bethlehem, Bethlehem.
Follow that star tonight,
Bethlehem, Bethlehem.

Little donkey, little donkey,
Had a heavy day.
Little donkey, carry Mary safely on her way.

Little donkey, little donkey,
On the dusty road.
There are wise men waiting for a
Sign to bring them here.

Do not falter, little donkey,
Thereís a star ahead.
It will guide you, little donkey,
To a cattle shed.

* I am grateful to Norman Turnbull for providing the name of this composer/lyricist.   Al'

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