Mudcat Café message #3742667 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4074   Message #3742667
Posted By: GUEST,JB3
09-Oct-15 - 10:43 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Wildwood Flower / I'll Twine 'Mid the ...
Subject: RE: Origins: Wildwood Flower / I'll Twine 'Mid the ...
The version my Grandfather sang didn't include those flowers. His first verse;

I'll entwine and I'll mingle my raven-black hair
With the roses so red and the lilies so fair
And my eyes will outshine even stars in the blue
Said I, knowing not that my love was untrue