This simple and beautiful arrangement of a classic song of love and regret is one of our best sellers.
Down by the salley gardens my love and I did meet; [salley - willow] She passed the salley gardens on little snow-white feet. She bid me take love easy, as the leaves grow on the tree; But I, being young and foolish, with her would not agree.
In a field by the river my love and I did stand, And on my leaning shoulder she laid her snow-white hand. She bid me take life easy, as the grass grows on the weirs; But I was young and foolish, and now am full of tears.
W B Yeats (1865 — 1939)
Purchase – 2014: Down by the salley gardens
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