Quotation by Daniel Decatur Emmett

I wish I was in de land ob cotton,
Old times dar am not forgotten,
Look away! Look away! Look away! Dixie Land.
In Dixie Land whar I was born in
Early on one frosty mornin',
Daniel Decatur Emmett (1815–1904), U.S. Dixie (l. 1–5). . .

Family Album of Favorite Poems, The. P. Edward Ernest, ed. (1959) Grosset & Dunlap.
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