Courting Blues

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Bert Jansch

Herbert "Bert" Jansch (3 November 1943 – 5 October 2011) was a Scottish folk musician and founding member of the band Pentangle. He was born in Glasgow and came to prominence in London in the 1960s, as an acoustic guitarist, as well as a singer-songwriter. He recorded at least 25 albums and toure… more »

Green are your eyes 
In the morning, when you arise 
Don't you be afraid to lie 
By me, my love
Your father will not know

Love can be broken
Though no words are spoken
Don't you be afraid to lie
By me, my love
Your father will not know

Love be bold
We're not so old
Don't you be afraid to lie
By me, my love
Your father will not know

Love don't cry
I'll not try
Don't you be afraid to lie
By me, my love
Your father will not know

Green are your eyes
In the morning, when you rise
Don't you be afraid to lie
By me, my love
Your father will be told someday
About our wedding day

Written by: BERT JANSCH

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Courting Blues