DESCRIPTION: "Green leaves, green leaves, that grow on a vine, Go choose your partner as I've chosen mine, Honey in the gum so sweet, so sweet, (Joy/Love) is bound to be."
EARLIEST DATE: 1921 (BrownSchinhanV)
KEYWORDS: love courting playparty
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
BrownSchinhanV, pp. 525-527, "Green Leaves" (3 short texts, 3 tunes)
NOTES: Roud lumps this with Wolford's "Green Leaf," but they don't have much in common except the leaves. I split them.
The current description is based on the BrownSchinhanV texts. - RBW
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