DESCRIPTION: Chorus: "Dark day, dark day, Sinner you're missing your way, Dark day." "Shout by and by when I get home." "'Round my Father, scattering thrones." "One of these days about twelve o'clock This old world gonna reel and rock."
EARLIEST DATE: 1960 (LomaxCD1708)
KEYWORDS: floatingverses nonballad religious
FOUND IN: US(SE)
Silver Leaf Quartet, "Dark Day" (on LomaxCD1708)
cf. "Oh, Mary, Don't You Weep" (floating lyrics)
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