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Skeeters am a hummin’On the honeysuckle vineSleep kentucky babe!Sandman am a comin’To this little child of mineSleep kentucky babe!Silvery moon am a shinin’On de heavens up aboveBobolink am pinin’ for his little lady love . . .You is might luckyBabe of old kentuckyClose your eyes in sleep . . .And fly away,Fly away kentucky babe,Fly away to rest, fly away,Lay your curly woolly headOn your mammy’s breast,Hmm, hmmm, edah la da da deeClose your eyes in sleep!

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