There Is No Place in the Height of Heaven

DESCRIPTION: "There is no place in the height of Heaven, There is no place like home, home, home, sweet home, There is no place like home. Kind friends, I bid you all farewell. I leave you in God's care. And if I never see you any more, I will see you there."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1919 (Brown)
KEYWORDS: religious home separation nonballad floatingverses
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
BrownIII 548, "There Is No Place in the Height of Heaven" (2 short texts)
Roud #11825
NOTES: This steals lines from all over the place ("Home Sweet Home," "Now Our Meeting Is Over," and probably at least one unidentifiable spiritual). But it seems to be a free composition on these themes rather than a version of any of those songs. - RBW
File: Br3548

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