Kind words can never die; cherished and blest,
God knows how deep they lie, stored in the breast;
Like childhood’s simple rhymes, said o’er a thousand times,
Go through all years and climes, the heart to cheer.
Tune Title: [Kind words can never die, cherished and blest]First Line: Kind words can never die; cherished and blestComposer: Abby H. PattonMeter: 10.10.12.10.12.10Key: D♭ MajorSource: Timeless Truths (http://library.timelesstruths.org/music/Kind_Words_Can_Never_Die); http://www.geocities.com/unclesamsfarm/songs/kindwords.htm (5 August 2006); Bonner's Sunday School Hymnary, 1905 SSH 324