Campfire Songs: My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean

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Campfire Songs: My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean

 

One of the most popular requests we get from Campfire Blog readers is to post more Campfire Songs… so here we go! Next time you’re out of the house, camping or canoeing, give this song a try:

“My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean”: is a traditional Scottish folk song which remains popular in Western culture.

 

 

LYRICS:

My Bonnie lies over the ocean
My Bonnie lies over the sea
My Bonnie lies over the ocean
Oh bring back my Bonnie to me

REFRAIN:
Bring back, bring back
Bring back my Bonnie to me, to me
Bring back, bring back
Bring back my Bonnie to me

Last night as I lay on my pillow
Last night as I lay on my bed
Last night as I lay on my pillow
I dreamt that my Bonnie was dead

REFRAIN

Oh blow the winds o’er the ocean
And blow the winds o’er the sea
Oh blow the winds o’er the ocean
And bring back my Bonnie to me

REFRAIN

The winds have blown over the ocean
The winds have blown over the sea
The winds have blown over the ocean
And brought back my Bonnie to me

REFRAIN

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