On top of old Smoky, all covered with snow. I lost my true lover from courting too slow. Though courting's a pleasure and parting is grief. For a thief will just rob you and take what you have. Composed: Info: Lyrics. A false-hearted lover is worse than a thief. One of the earliest versions of "On Top of Old Smoky" to be recorded in fieldwork was written down by the English folklorist Cecil Sharp, who during the First World War made three summer field trips to the Appalachian Mountains seeking folk songs, accompanied and assisted by Maud Karpeles. Traditional Music of unknown author.

Knife Sharpening Machine For Home Use, Orchid Leaves Rotting, Peach Bacon Brie Grilled Cheese, Can We Use Steel Utensils In Microwave Convection Mode, 2013 Harley-davidson Tri Glide Colors, Sweet Potato Protein Brownie Recipe, Is Lamb Dopiaza Spicy, Ctrl Alt Esc,