Summer of Roses

Willie NelsonBuy this song

Willie Nelson

Willie Hugh Nelson (pronounced /wɪli nɛlsən /; born April 30, 1933) is an American country music singer-songwriter, as well as an author, poet, actor, and activist. The critical success of the album Shotgun Willie (1973), combined with the critical and commercial success of Red Headed Stranger (… more »

A short time I have to be with you my love
But a short time is better than no time you see
So I bring to you all my possessions
And would that you'd share them with me

I bring you one springtime of robins
One springtime of robins to sing
And I bring you one summer of roses
One summer of roses I bring

I bring you one autumn of dry leaves
Dry leaves will be helpful you know
To soften the fall of your snowflakes
When I bring you, your winter of snow

Written by: WILLIE NELSON

Lyrics © Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC

Lyrics Licensed & Provided by LyricFind

Discuss the Summer of Roses Lyrics with the community:

Citation

Use the citation below to add these lyrics to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Summer of Roses Lyrics." Lyrics.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 9 Dec. 2016. <http://www.lyrics.com/lyric/394421>.

Missing lyrics by Willie Nelson?

Know any other songs by Willie Nelson? Don't keep it to yourself!

Watch the song video

Summer of Roses