Cold Mountains

DESCRIPTION: "Cold mountains here are all around me, Cold waters gliding down the stream; Oft in my sleep I think I find her But when I wake it's all a dream." The singer seeks his love, who is gone or has rejected him or is left behind at home; he bids her farewell
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1952 (Brown)
KEYWORDS: love separation farewell
REFERENCES (2 citations):
BrownIII 277, "Cold Mountains" (1 text)
BrownSchinhanV 277, "Cold Mountains" (2 tune plus text excerpta)

Roud #16858
File: Br3277

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