My Eyes Are Dim

DESCRIPTION: Humorous song about lining out hymns. The preacher speaks a line (i.e. "My eyes are dim; I cannot see; I left my specs at home") and singers repeat it. He says "I did not mean for you to sing." They sing the line back. Finally he says, "Doxology...."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 2010 (Grimes)
KEYWORDS: humorous clergy nonballad
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Grimes, p. 23, "My Eyes Are Dim" (1 text); p. 139, "My Eyes Are Dim" (1 text)
Roud #10508?
File: Grim023

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