“Jesus Done Taken My Drifting Hand”
"Hush, little baby, and don't you cry; Yo' mudder an' fader is bo'n to die! Jesus done taken my driftin' han'. Good Lord, Lord, Lord! Over de hills bright shinin' lan'." "Mind out, Sister, how you step on de cross...."
- cf. "All My Trials" (floating lyrics) and references there
- BrownIII 580, "Hush, Little Baby" (1 text)
- Roud #11896
- BI, Br3580