Sons Of The Pioneers - Carry Me Back To Old Virginny
Related Sons Of The Pioneers Links Sons Of The Pioneers

SONS OF THE PIONEERS


Carry Me Back To Old Virginny Lyrics

Carry me back to old Virginia,
There's where the cotton and the corn and taters grow,
There's where the birds warble sweet in the springtime,
There's where this old darkey's heart am long'd to go,
There's where I labored so hard for old massa,
Day after day in the field of yellow corn,
No place on earth do I love more sincerely
Than old Virginia, the state where I was born.

CHORUS: Carry me back to old Virginia,
There's where the cotton and the corn and taters grow,
There's where the birds warble sweet in the springtime,
There's where this old darkey's heart am long'd to go.

Carry me back to old Virginia,
There let me live 'till I wither and decay,
Long by the old Dismal Swamp have I wandered,
There's where this old darkey's life will pass away.
Massa and missis have long gone before me,
Soon we will meet on that bright and golden shore,
There we'll be happy and free from all sorrow,
There's where we'll meet and we'll never part no more.

CHORUS

Correct these lyrics

these lyrics are submitted by kaan

Official lyrics powered by

Rate this song (current rating: not rated yet)
12345678910
Meaning to "Carry Me Back To Old Virginny" no entries yet
(*) required
(*) required

Characters count : (*) min. 100 characters required