The Max Hunter Folk Song Collection

Way Over In The Promised Land

Cat. #0653 (MFH #710) - As sung by Reba Dearmore, Mountain Home, Arkansas on January 7, 1969

VERSE 1
I've got a Mother in th promised land
I've got a Mother in th promised land
An' I hope some day, we'll all get there
Way over in th promised land

VERSE 2
I've got a Father in th promised land
I've got a Father in th promised land
An' I hope some day, we'll all get there
Way over in th promised land

VERSE 3
I've got a Sister in th promised land
I've got a Sister in th promised land
An' I hope some day, we'll all get there
Way over in th promised land

VERSE 4
I've got a Brother in th promised land
I've got a Brother in th promised land
An' I hope some day, we'll all get there
Way over in th promised land

VERSE 5
Way over in th promised land
Way over in th promised land
An' I hope some day, we'll all get there
Way over in th promised land

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