“I'm a Man That Done Wrong to His Parents”


"I'm a man that's seen trouble and sorrow, Oh I once was light-hearted and gay, Not a dime in this world can I borrow Since my own I have squandered away." The singer tells how he wronged his parents. Now they despise him, and he must beg for shelter


  1. Randolph 839, "I'm a Man That Done Wrong to His Parents" (1 text plus a fragment, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #1386
  3. BI, R839


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1941
Found in: US(So)