Sinner Too Late

DESCRIPTION: The sinner is told what he needs to do, but he ignores the warnings. "Turn ... the sinner wouldn't turn." "My Lord call you -- wouldn't come." "Church bell ring -- you wouldn't come." "O too late, sinner, too late."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1942 (Parrish)
KEYWORDS: nonballad religious
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Parrish, p. 225, ("Turn sinner turn - sinner wouldn't turn") (1 text)
NOTES [11 words]: Parrish writes that this was sung while flailing the rice sheaf. - BS
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File: Parp225

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