O, Jeanie Dear

DESCRIPTION: "O, Jeanie dear, the flow'rs, the flow'rs are springing... the lark is winging... And to my ravished ear his wondrous singing Is all of love... and you." The singer details how nature rejoices in Jeanie -- and he rejoices even more
AUTHOR: Words: Andrew Doey
EARLIEST DATE: 1934 (Sam Henry collection)
KEYWORDS: love bird nonballad
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
SHenry H545, pp. 225-226, "O, Jeanie Dear" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #7974
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "Danny Boy (The Londonderry Air)" (tune)
File: HHH545

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