Alas my love you do me wrong
To cast me off discourteously;
And I have loved you oh so long
Delighting in your company.
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Dec 29, 2010 ... What else to say...? This is Greensleeves from the 16th century, with lyrics, even if
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I have been ready at your hand,
To grant whatever you would crave,
I have both wagered life and land,
Your love and good-will for to have.
If you intend thus to disdain,
It does the more enrapture me,
My men were clothed all in green,
And they did ever wait on thee;
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Lyrics to 'Greensleeves' by Loreena Mckennitt. Alas my love you do me wrong /
To cast me off discourteously; / And I have loved you oh so long / Delighting in.
Nov 4, 2015 ... There are many versions of the traditional lyrics of Greensleeves as a
conventional lover's lament, often varying simply in the syllabic density.
Greensleeves - Chords and lyrics, plus a recording and an explanation of this folk
There is an entry in the Stationers' Register in 1580 licensing Richard Jones to
print A new Northern Dittye of the Lady Green-Sleeves. The earliest lyrics that ...
Dec 13, 2015 ... written by William Chatterton Dix in 1865 to the tune of Greensleeves. Even the
conventional Tudor song of spurned love has had lyrics added ...