Will the Circle be Unbroken

Misc. Traditional

      Will the circle be unbroken
      by and by, Lord, by and by.

There's a better home a-waiting
      in the sky, Lord, in the sky.      

I was standing by the window
one dark and cloudy day,
when I saw that hearse come rolling
for to carry my mother away

Well, I told the undertaker:
"Undertaker, please drive slow,
for this body that you're hauling,
Lord, I hate to see her go !"


Well, I followed close behind her,
tried to hold up and be brave.
But I could not hide my sorrow
when they layed her in the grave.


I went home, my home was lonely
Now my mother she has gone
All my brothers, sisters crying
What a home so sad and alone.



The above is solely MY INTERPRETATION of this great song, in a format aimed at learning guitarists.
No attempt has been made to copy or reproduce the artist's or publisher's sheet music for the song,
if such exists.

It can be used for INFORMATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY. To play the song as it should be played, you should
purchase the official sheetmusic for the song. You should also purchase and listen to the song to learn
the rhythm and timing of the song - this is essential if you wish to play the song with any degree of accuracy


Corrected by bafh. View original
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