Greensleeves

Greensleeves Lyrics: GREENSLEEVES / (poss. by Henry VIII of England, 's.) / Alas, my love, you do me wrong / To cast me off discourteously / For I have loved you well and long / Delighting in your.

Greensleeves was all my joy Greensleeves was my delight, Greensleeves was my heart of gold, And who but my lady greensleeves. Your vows you've broken, like my heart, Oh, why did you so enrapture me? Now I remain in a world apart But my heart remains in captivity. chorus I have been ready at your hand, To grant whatever you would crave.

 · Greensleeves myth 3: an Irish song Left: The puzzling W. H. G. Flood. Right: The ground-breaking Diana Poulton, to whom the early music world owes a great debt. The idea that Greensleeves is an Irish song seems first to have appeared in William Henry Grattan Flood, A History of Irish Music (Dublin: Browne and Nolan, ). Flood’s scholarship Estimated Reading Time: 8 mins.

 · Greensleeves myth 3: an Irish song Left: The puzzling W. H. G. Flood. Right: The ground-breaking Diana Poulton, to whom the early music world owes a great debt. The idea that Greensleeves is an Irish song seems first to have appeared in William Henry Grattan Flood, A History of Irish Music (Dublin: Browne and Nolan, ). Flood’s scholarship.

Alas, my love, you do me wrong, To cast me off discourteously. For I have loved you well and long, Delighting in your company. (Chorus:) Greensleeves was all my joy. Greensleeves was my delight, Greensleeves was my heart of gold, And who but my lady greensleeves.


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  1. A traditional English song, there is no consensus on who composed "Greensleeves." It has been attributed to Henry VIII, the much married King of England, with speculation that the words were inspired by Katherine of Aragon or Anne Boleyn. The first mention of the song in recorded history dates only from , some 33 years after Henry's death.

  2. Greensleeves was all my joy. Greensleeves was my delight. Greensleeves was my heart of gold. And who but my lady Greensleeves. Greensleeves, now farewell, adieu. God, I pray he will prosper thee. For I am still thy lover true. Come once again and love me. Greensleeves was all my joy.

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