DESCRIPTION: Singer recalls "a parting long ago" when his little sister died. They used to roam by "the shady brookside where the water lilies grow" Now he is leaving his parents and siblings.
EARLIEST DATE: 1951 (MUNFLA/Leach)
KEYWORDS: farewell home parting separation travel death nonballad brother father mother sister
FOUND IN: Canada(Newf)
Vince Ledwell, "Shady Brookside" (on MUNFLA/Leach)
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