“Things I Used to Do”


"Things I used to do I don't do no mo' (x3), There's been a great change since I been born." "Chickens I used to steal I don't steal no mo' (x3), There's been a great change..." "Whisky I used to drink, I don't drink no mo' (x3), There's been...."


  1. Sandburg, p. 482, "Things I Used To Do" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, San482


Alternate titles: “Great Change Since I Been Born”
Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1927 (Sandburg)
Found in: US