Oh, I'm gettin' old and feeble and I cannot work no more|
The children no more gather 'round my door
An' ol' Massa and ol' Missu, they are sleeping side by side
Near the little ol' log cabin in the lane.
Oh, the chimney's falling down and the roof's all caved in,
Letting in the sunshine and the rain
And the only friend I've know' is that old dog of mine
And that little old log cabin in the lane.
2. Oh, the paths have all growed up, that lead around the hill
3. Oh, I ain't got long to stay here, what little time I got,
| Song Index | Home Page |