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Lyrics by: Carl Perkins
# Debut Chart
1 Dec '68 Country
42 Dec '68 Hot 100

Lyrics

I remember when I was a lad Times were hard and things were bad But theres a silver lining Behind every cloud Just poor people That's all we were Tryin to make a living Out of black land dirt But we'd get together in A family circle, singing loud


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Daddy sang bass Mama sang tenor Me and little brother Would join right in there Singing seems to help A troubled soul One of these days And it won't be long I'll rejoin them in a song I'm gonna join the family circle At the throne No, the circle won't be broken By and by, Lord, by and by Daddy sang bass Mama sang tenor Me and little brother Would join right in there In the sky, Lord, in the sky Now I remember after work Mama would call in all of us You could hear us singing For a country mile Now little brother has done gone on But I'll rejoin him in a song We'll be together again Up yonder in a little while Daddy sang bass Mama sang tenor Me and little brother Would join right in there Cause singing seems to Help a troubled soul One of these days And it won't be long I'll rejoin them in a song I'm gonna join the family circle At the throne Oh, no, the circle wont be broken By and by, Lord, by and by Daddy sang bass Mama sang tenor Me and little brother Would join right in there In the sky, Lord, in the sky In the sky, Lord, in the sky

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