Sunshine After Rain
DESCRIPTION: "I left my love in Engand In poverty and pain"; they weep as he sets out across the sea. He works hard, saves his money, goes home, finds the girl. They live happily and are well-off: "The morn has 'dorned the darkest night And sunshine followed rain."
EARLIEST DATE: 1924 (Chappell)
KEYWORDS: love separation emigration reunion farming
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Chappell-FSRA 55, "Sunshine Followed Rain" (1 text)
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