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Wild Mountain Thyme

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Melody: Wild Mountain Thyme (Duration: 2:16) [Artist: Unknown]

Melody: Wild Mountain Thyme (Duration: 4:00) [Artist: Unknown]

Melody: Wild Mountain Thyme (Duration: 1:21) [Artist: Unknown]
Wild Mountain Thyme

O the summer time has come
And the trees are sweetly blooming
And wild mountain thyme
Grows around the purple heather
Will you go, lassie, go?

Chorus:

And we'll all go together
To pull wild mountain thyme
All around the purple heather
Will you go, lassie, go?

Chorus:

I will build my love a tower
By yon clear crystal fountain
And on it I will pile
All the flowers of the mountain
Will you go, lassie, go?

Chorus:

I will range through the wilds
And the deep land so dreary
and return with the spoils
to the bower o' my dearie
Will ye go lassie go ?

Chorus:

If my true love she'll not come
then I'll surely find another
To pull wild mountain thyme
All around the purple heather
Will you go, lassie, go?

Chorus:

Oh, the autumn-time is comin'
And the leaves will soon be fallin',
And the blossoms o' the summer
Will soon wither on the mountain;
Will ye go, lassie, go?

Chorus:


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