set your back (to the setting sun)

Steve Eulberg
©1998 Steve Eulberg & Jeff Lilley


Ch: Set your back to the setting sun Leave behind you what's left undone. Lay your head down, your rest is won Set your face to the place where you'll see tomorrow come Set your back to the setting sun. V1 When your day ends dark & stormy And a hole's worn through your soul Turn loose your hold on the burdens that you carry & Fix your sight back on your journey's goal. Instrumental V2 When you’re weary from pulling in the harness You’re shoulders chafed & sore Tend to your wounds and soothe your aching muscles & heed the words of one who's gone before: