Just Like the Ivy

DESCRIPTION: An old garden wall is covered in ivy. An old man talks to a young woman. He says, "Some day you'll be forgetting me." She says, "When you grow older I'll be constant and true Just like the ivy [clinging to the wall], I'll cling to you."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1952 (OCroinin-Cronin)
KEYWORDS: age love dialog nonballad youth
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCroinin-Cronin 77, "Just Like the Ivy" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #16228
File: OCC077

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