“I Used to Have a Father”
Earliest date: 1932 (JAFL 45, from Harold Greene)
Found in: US(Ap)
"I used to have a father who sat and talked to me, But now I have no father -- what pleasure do I see? I looked out of the window to hear the organ play And there I saw my father as in his grave he lay."
- MHenry-Appalachians, p. 247, "I Used to Have a Father" (1 short text)
- Roud #4194
- BI, MHAp247