“I Have a Father in My Native Land”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1952 (Brown)
Keywords: sailor death father separation mourning
Found in: US(SE)

Description

"I have a father in my native land, Oh, he's looking for me tonight, night, night, Oh, he's looking for me tonight." "He may look, he may look with his withering watery eyes, And it's oh, he may look to the bottom of the sea, sea, sea...."

Cross references

References

  1. BrownIII 231, "I Have a Father in My Native Land" (1 text)
  2. BI, Br3231