The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #16124   Message #148678
Posted By: Les Lester
13-Dec-99 - 04:21 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req/Add: Miner's Dream of Home
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Miners Dream of Home
I saw the old homestead and places I loved; I saw England's valleys and dales I listened with joy as I did when a boy To the sound of the old village bell. The log was burning brightly, t'was a night that should banish all sin; For the bells were ringing the old year out and the new year in.

My mother sang this song to me way back in the Old Dart in the 1930's