The Wise Man and the Foolish Man

First line: The wise man built his house / The wise man built his house upon the rock

Original language: English

Words: Southern folk song
Music: Southern folk song


The Wise Man and the Foolish Man
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1. The wise man built his house upon the rock,The wise man built his house upon the rock,The wise man built his house upon the rock,And the rains came tumbling down.
2. The rains came down, and the floods came up,The rains came down, and the floods came up,The rains came down, and the floods came up,And the house on the rock stood still.
3. The foolish man built his house upon the sand,The foolish man built his house upon the sand,The foolish man built his house upon the sand,And the rains came tumbling down.
4. The rains came down, and the floods came up,The rains came down, and the floods came up,The rains came down, and the floods came up,And the house on the sand washed away.

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