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Words and music Stuart Hamblen Until Then G7 C G7 My heart can sing when I pause to remember C A heartache here is but a stepping stone G7 C F Along a trail thatís winding always upward, C G7 C F C This troubled world is not my final home. Chorus: G7 C But until then my heart will go on singing, G C Until then with joy Iíll carry on. G7 A7 C7 F Until the day my eyes behold the city, D#ļ7 C G7 C F C Until the day God calls me home. The things of earth will dim and lose their value If we recall theyíre borrowed for a while; And things of earth that cause the heart to tremble, Remember there will only bring a smile. This weary world with all its toil and struggle May take its toll of misery and strife; The soul of man is like a waiting falcon; When itís released itís destined for the skies. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Until Then G D7 My heart can sing when I pause to remember G A heartache here is but a stepping stone G7 C Along the trail that's winding always upward G D7 G This troubled world is not my final home D7 G But until then my heart will go on singing D7 G Until then with joy I'll carry on G7 C Until the day my eyes behold that city G D7 G Until the day God calls me home D7 The things I've earned will dim and lose their value G This weary toil it's borrowed for a while G7 C The things I've earned that cause my heart to tremble G D7 G Remember they will only bring us byHome