“The Wind Is in the West”


"Oh, the wind is in the west, And the guinea's on her nest, And I can't get any rest For my baby! I'll tell pap when he comes home Somebody beat my little baby!"

Cross references


  1. Scarborough-NegroFS, p. 157 (partly repeated on p. 160), (no title) (1 short text)
  2. BI, ScNF157A


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1925 (Scarborough)
Keywords: lullaby abuse baby
Found in: US(SE)