“I'm Lonesome Since My Mother Died”

Author: unknown
Keywords: grief death mourning lament mother stepmother youth
Found in: Canada(Newf)


Mother dies and father remarries. My stepmother "beat me and she turned me out When I speaks of my mother dear." "If I could only call her back, Once more to sit down by her side, I would like her better than before; I'm lonesome since my mother died."


  1. Greenleaf/Mansfield 181, "I'm Lonesome Since My Mother Died" (1 text)
  2. Roud #6361
  3. BI, GrMa181