8727. Scatter Smiles As You Go

1 Scatter smiles, bright smiles
As you pass on your way,
Thro’ this world of toil and care;
Like the beams of the morning that gently play,
They will leave a sunlight there.

Refrain:
Scatter smiles, bright smiles,
Scatter smiles as you pass on your way;
Scatter smiles, bright smiles,
Scatter smiles, bright smiles.

2 Scatter smiles, bright smiles,
’Tis but little they cost;
But your heart may never know
What a joy they may carry to weary ones
Who are pale with want and woe. [Refrain]

3 Scatter smiles, bright smiles
O’er the grave of the past,
Where the orphan’s treasure lies;
In the tear drop that glistens there, light will shine,
As the rainbow paints the skies. [Refrain]

4 Scatter smiles, bright smiles,
O’er the young who have strayed,
From the path where once they trod;
You may lead to the fountain of truth again,
You may bring them home to God. [Refrain]

Text Information
First Line: Scatter smiles, bright smiles
Title: Scatter Smiles As You Go
Author: R. S. Taylor (1864)
Refrain First Line: Scatter smiles, bright smiles
Language: English
Source: The Golden Censer (New York: William B. Bradbury, 1864)
Copyright: Public Domain
Tune Information
Name: [Scatter smiles, bright smiles]
Composer: William Batchelder Bradbury
Key: A Major
Copyright: Public Domain



Media
Adobe Acrobat image: PDF
MIDI file: MIDI
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