American Old Time Song Lyrics: 43 Ise Gwine To Joy Myself

Theater, Music-Hall, Nostalgic, Irish & Historic Old Songs, Volume 43

Home Songster main V01 V02 V03 V04 V05 V06 V07 V08 V09 V10 V11 V12 V13 V14 V15 V16 V17 V18 V19 V20 V21 V22 V23 V24 V25 V26 V27 V28 V29 V30 V31 V32 V33 V34 V35 V36 V37 V38 V39 V40 V41 V42 V43 V44 V45 V46 V47 V48 V49 V50 V51 V52 V53 V54 V55 V56 V57 V58 V59 V60 V61 Support Search

Share page  Visit Us On FB

Tune-"Push Dem Clouds Away."
Written by Harry C. Burns and Sung by Emma Dougherty.

I'se as happy as a cherub, an' de folks is all away,
So I'se gwine to 'joy myself;
I'se as happy as a lambkin, playin' all the day,
So I'se gwine to 'joy myself.
Now wot's de use ob libin' if you can't hab fun-
Oh, I'se gwine to 'joy myself;
A-whoopin' an' a-singin' till my work is done,
Dat is how I 'joys myself.

Oh, yes, fo' shah, I'se gwine to 'joy myself,
Wid a-hoopin' an' a-singin' an' a-dancin' an' a-flingin',
Dat is how I 'joys myself.

It am nearly time fo' heben, so I'se got to hurry up
I'se a-gwine to 'joy myself;
'Stead ob scratchin' an' scramblin' to git in on top,
I'se a-gwine to 'joy myself:
'Stead ob watchin' an' a-lookin' fo' de angel wings,
I'se a-gwine to 'joy myself;
No, I can't help laffin, I see such funny things,
So I'se gwine to 'joy myself.- Chorus.

If all de angels come in chariots ob fire,
I'se a-gwine to 'joy myself;
Or eben little debbils wid a red-hot wire,
I'se a-gwine to 'joy myself.
Dar's no use ob foolin' down here below,
So I'se gwine to 'joy myself;
I'se got a little angel for a beau,
And I'se gwine to joy myself.- Chorus.
Download music lyrics PDF file For Printing with (no ads)
Download music lyrics in RTF file For editing / printing with Word and other editing software.
Download music lyrics as PNG Graphic file For inclusion in DTP etc.