If You Were The Only Girl in the World

DESCRIPTION: "If you were the only girl in the world, And I was the only boy, Nothing else would matter in the world today, We would go on loving the same old way, A Garden of Eden made just for two With nothing to mar our joy... If you were the only...."
AUTHOR: Words: Clifford Grey / Music: Nat D. Ayer
EARLIEST DATE: 1916 (musical revue "The Bing Boys Are Here," according to Wikipedia)
KEYWORDS: love courting nonballad
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Brophy/Partridge-TommiesSongsAndSlang, pp. 216-217, "(If You Were the Only Girl in the World)" (1 text)
Roud #25963
File: BrPa216C

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