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Liverpool 37b

The Sacred Harp, 1991 (Denson) Edition

Composer: Arranged by M. C. H. Davis, 1835
Poet: Hallís New Collection, 1804
Meter: Common Meter (8,6,8,6)
Stanza Poetry Source by First Line
Young people, all attention give,
And hear what I shall say;
I wish your souls with Christ to live
In everlasting day.

Young people, all, attention give,, Stanza 1
Remember you are hastíning on
To deathís dark, gloomy shade;
Your joys on earth will soon be gone,
Your flesh in dust be laid.

Young people, all, attention give,, Stanza 2