“Farther Along”

Author: credited to W. B. Stephens & J. R. Baxter
Earliest date: 1921 (recording, Stamps Quartet)
Keywords: religious nonballad
Found in: US

Description

"Tempted and tried, we're oft made to wonder Why it should be thus all the day long." "Farther along we'll know all about it; Farther along we'll understand why." The singer wonders about the troubles of life, but is sure it will make sense in the end

Recordings

References

  1. Pankake-PHCFSB, p. 289, "Farther Along" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Silber-FSWB, p. 356, "Farther Along" (1 text)
  3. DT, FARALONG
  4. BI, FSWB356B