Be near me, Lord Jesus, I ask Thee to stay. Close by me forever, and love me, I pray. Bless all the dear children in thy tender care, And take us to heaven, to live with Thee there.
Now the ground is white, Go it while you’re young, Take the girls tonight And sing this sleighing song.
With a corncob pipe and a button nose, And two eyes made out of coal
See the blazing Yule before us, Fa la la la la, la la la la. Strike the harp and join the chorus. Fa la la la la, la la la la.
She didn’t see me creep down the stairs to have a peep; She thought that I was tucked up in my bedroom fast asleep