“Dig My Grave with a Silver Spade”


"You can dig my grave with a silver spade (x3), 'Cause I ain't gonna stay here long." "There's a long white robe in heaven for me...." "There's a starry crown in heaven for me...." "There's a golden harp up in Heaven for me...."

Cross references


  1. Silber-FSWB, p. 351, "You Can Dig My Grave" (1 text)
  2. BI, FSWB351A


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1973
Keywords: religious nonballad