Quotation by Joe Hill

You will eat, bye and bye,
In that glorious land in the sky;
Work and pray, live on hay,
You'll get pie in the sky when you die. (Chorus)
Joe Hill (1879–1914), Swedish-American union organizer. The Preacher and the Slave (attributed to Hill) (Chorus). . .

Gambit Book of Popular Verse, The. Geoffrey Grigson, ed. (1971) Gambit (also published in Great Britain as The Faber Book of Popular Verse).
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