Goin' Home

DESCRIPTION: Sung to the swinging of a pick. "Ev'rywhere I look (hanh!), Where I look this mornin'... Look like rain." The singer describes his prowess wit the pick, tells how his girl wants him home, and hopes he can win a pardon from the governor
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1934
KEYWORDS: prisoner chaingang work separation pardon
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Lomax-ABFS, pp. 84-86, Goin' Home" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #15035
File: LxA084

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