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At The First Fall Of Snow Lyrics

Artist: Hank Williams, Jr.
Album: Luke The Drifter Jr. Vol. 1

Recorded by Hank Williams, Sr.
Writer: Lorene Rose

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( Start cold )

I talked with a stranger - so sad and forlorn
His garments were sackcloth - all tattered and torn
He told me a story - of sorrow and woe
His heart went to heaven - at the first fall of snow

He spoke of his angel - a dear, baby girl
He loved every footstep - he loved every curl
But she went to heaven - just one year ago
The angels came for her - at the first fall of snow

He still had the dolly - that she used to love
He held and caressed it - and gazed up above
He whispered my baby - You're waiting, I know
I'll bring you, your dolly - at the first fall of snow

And there as I listened - my eyes filled with tears
I knew she was part of - his happier years
His frail body trembled - he spoke soft and low
I'll be with my baby - at the first fall of snow

I patted his shoulder - my feelings to hide
He couldn't know - I was crying inside
He smiled as we parted - 'cause he didn't know
That we lost our baby - at the first fall of snow
Charts transcribed by John "JB" Brown


by Paul Byrne on 6/26/2008 11:27am
Very Sorrowful, classic Hank

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