Thank You Ma'am Says Dan

"What brought you into my room,my room, my room,
What brought you into my room?" said the mistress unto Dan,
"I came here to court your daughter Ma'am, I thought it no great harm, Ma'am!"
"Oh Dan, me dear, you're welcome here!" "Thank you Ma'am" says Dan.

"How come you know my daughter, my daughter, my daughter,
How come you know my daughter?" says the mistress unto Dan.
"Going to the well for water Ma'am, to raise the can I taught her Ma'am!"
"Oh Dan, 'tis you're the handy man!" "Thank you Ma'am" says Dan

"Oh you can have my daughter, my daughter, my daughter,
Yes you can have my daughter", says the mistress unto Dan,
"But when you take my daughter Dan of course you'll take me also Dan!
Oh, Dan, my dear, you're welcome here!" "Thank you Ma'am" says Dan.

This couple they got married, got married, got married,
This couple they got married, Miss Elizabeth and Dan;
And now he keeps her mother and her father and her brother and ...
"Oh,Dan, 'tis you're the lucky man!" "Thank you Ma'am" says Dan.

Alternate last two lines (handwritten note by DMacD):

And he lived with her mother and father and his charmer O
And they went ever after by the name of "Thank you Ma'am says Dan"

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