Bed Is Too Small for My Tiredness

DESCRIPTION: "Bed is too small for my tiredness, Give me a hill topped with trees, Tuck a cloud up under my chin, Lord, blow the moon out, please." "Rock me to sleep in a cradle of dreams...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 2000 ( thread "Bed Is Too Small")
KEYWORDS: nonballad campsong
REFERENCES (3 citations):
Pankake/Pankake-PrairieHomeCompanionFolkSongBook, p. 239, "Rock Me to Sleep" (1 short text, probably this although it lacks the first verse)
Averill-CampSongsFolkSongs, p. 187, 343, 490, 491, 520, "A Bed Is Too Small"/"Bed is too small for my tiredness" (notes only)
GirlScout-PocketSongbook, p. 43, "Bed Is Too Small" (1 text, 1 tune)

File: ACSF187I

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