Stephen C. Foster's Melodies

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OH! WHY AM I SO HAPPY?
2 I see the angels smiling
When at my father's side, And glowing scenes of pleasure
Before my vision" glide. O, how pleasant too the quiet eve:
I feel so full of joy Whene'er he breathes the gentle prayer
To guide his little boy.
3 Sometimes, when bending o'er me,
I've heard my mother sigh, And then I've seen the tear-drop
Stand trembling in her eye [days While she said she dreamed of future
Of bliss without alloy, And prayed that heaven would shower
Rich blessings on her boy. [down








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