Ain't No Grave

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This is a traditional song, but I have rewritten the verses and kept the chorus.

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Ain’t No Grave

Ain't no grave can hold my body down (4x)

And when you hear that trumpet sound
Kneel down and look for the little sprouts
No don't look for me up in those cotton clouds
For I'll be swaying in the queen anne's lace's crown

I'll be the clover growing up out of this mound
Rising up to the north and to the sunny south
I'll be the blue-eyed grass leaving you no doubt
That ain't no grave can hold my body down

Ain't no grave can hold my body down (4x)

Heather Hardy © 2016

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from Howl, released October 3, 2016
Heather Hardy, vocals, guitar, mouth trumpet; April Reed-Cox, cello

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Heather Hardy Bristol, Maine

Winner of the 2013 Maine Songwriting Competition and 2nd place in the 2012 New England Songwriting Contest, Heather Hardy is a singer-songwriter living in Bristol, Maine. She plays guitar and ukulele, and enjoys playing her guitar like a stand-up bass. Heather blends her unique voice with rich melodies, often including mouth trumpet solos. She teaches songwriting, guitar and ukulele for all ages. ... more

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