DESCRIPTION: "Twas on a Friday morning I bid London Town adieu." "Goodbye, John, Don't stay long, But come back home to your own chickiebiddie, My heart bears so to see you go, Don't forget your darling"
EARLIEST DATE: 1962 (BrownSchinhanV)
KEYWORDS: love separation travel
FOUND IN: US(SE)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
BrownSchinhanV 690, "Goodbye John" (1 short text, 1 tune)
NOTES: The above description is based mostly on BrownSchinhanV plus a stray line. I assume there is more to the song, but I don't have any way to test it. - RBW
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