The Max Hunter Folk Song Collection

She'll Be Coming Around the Mountain

Cat. #1331 (MFH #916) - As sung by Ed Bow, Arkansas on July 11, 1969

VERSE 1
She'll be comin' around th mountain, when she comes
She'll be comin' around th mountain, when she comes
She'll be comin' around th mountain
She'll be comin' around th mountain
She'll be comin' around th mountain, when she comes

VERSE 2
She'll be drivin' six white horses, when she comes
She'll be drivin' six white horses, when she comes
She'll be drivin' six white horses
She'll be drivin' six white horses
She'll be drivin' six white horses, when she comes

VERSE 3
O, we'll all go out an' meet 'er, when she comes
O, we'll all go out an' meet 'er, when she comes
O, we'll all go out an' meet 'er
O, we'll all go out an' meet 'er
O, we'll all go out an' meet 'er, when she comes

VERSE 4
O, we'll kill the old red rooster, when she comes
O, we'll kill the old red rooster, when she comes
O, we'll kill the old red rooster
O, we'll kill the old red rooster
O, we'll kill the old red rooster, when she comes

VERSE 5
And, we'll all have chicken an' dumplins, when she comes
And, we'll all have chicken an' dumplins, when she comes
And, we'll all have chicken an' dumplins
And, we'll all have chicken an' dumplins
And, we'll all have chicken an' dumplins, when she comes