Broken-Hearted

DESCRIPTION: "They have given you to another; They have broken every vow; They have given you to another." The singer complains that gold has caused her lover's mother to turn to another man. He wishes he had loved her as a brother; he loves her yet
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1938 (Neely)
KEYWORDS: love mother wife rejection
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Neely, pp. 238-239, "Broken-Hearted" (1 text)
Roud #4332
CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "Thou Hast Learned to Love Another" (lyrics)
File: Neel238

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