Text: W.A. Fisher 1861-1948
Music: A. Dvorak 1841-1904
There are two versions of the lyrics for this song.
The first is the more well know and begins with:
"Goin' home, goin' home, I'm jes goin' home"
The second version with words by Michael Forster - born 1946 and begins with: "Going home, moving on, through God's open door"
We cannot reproduce either of the lyrics here as they are both still in copyright.
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