Once There Were Greenfields

DESCRIPTION: "Once there were greenfields, kissed by the sun, Once there were valleys, where river used to run... Once they were part of an everlasting love." But now the fields are gone, and so is his love; the singer hopes she will someday come back to the fields
AUTHOR: Terry Gilkyson,Frank Miller, Richard Dehr
EARLIEST DATE: 1960 (recording, The Brothers Four)
KEYWORDS: love separation
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Averill-CampSongsFolkSongs, pp. 543-544, "Green Fields" (notes only)

File: ACSF543O

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