I Saw a Sight All In a Dream
DESCRIPTION: "I saw a sight all in a dream, There's things before I never saw;" the singer sees people following the Redeemer's path. A mother prays that her children be taken care of. Her life is a warning; "she is paid the debt we all must pay"
EARLIEST DATE: 1955 (Roberts)
KEYWORDS: dream death mother family
FOUND IN: US(Ap)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Roberts, #36, "I Saw a Sight All In a Dream" (1 text, 1 tune)
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