Sweet Forget-Me-Not

DESCRIPTION: "Fancy brings a thought to me, A flower rich and rare, Of grace and beauty both combined, A fadeless flower rare." The singer recalls courting his beautiful love. In time, he proposes and they happily marry. They dwell in a cot with a forget-me-not
AUTHOR: Bobby Newcomb (1877) (source: MUNFLA/Leach)
EARLIEST DATE: 1916 (BrownSchinhanV)
KEYWORDS: love courting flowers home
FOUND IN: US(SE) Canada(Newf)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
BrownSchinhanV 727, "Sweet Forget-Me-Not" (1 short text, 1 tune)
DT, FGETMNOT*

Roud #15485
RECORDINGS:
Vince Ledwell, "Sweet Forget Me Not" (on MUNFLA/Leach)
File: BrS5727

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