There are as many as thirty verses to the song, and many variations of each verse. Waltz cites Sandra Stahl Dolby as describing this broadside version as being about a girl named Nell keeping the singer's bed warm. According to Robert B. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed.
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California State University, Fresno. A 17th-century broadside version of the ballad. Several versions of the song have been released in the US and the UK. The song gave him an exulting sliding sensation
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This version of the song was credited to Eliot Daniel music and Larry Morey lyrics. Wikisource has original text related to this article: The earliest surviving version of the song is in a broadside printed in England between and ,  under the name Diddle Diddle, Or The Kind Country Lovers. English broadside before The song gave him an exulting sliding sensation Please compress this material to remove any irrelevant or unimportant information. This section indiscriminately collects miscellaneous information. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. A 17th-century broadside version of the ballad. Lavender's blue, dilly, dilly Lavender's green When I am king, dilly, dilly You shall be queen Who told you so, dilly, dilly Who told you so?
Or, The Kind Country Lovers. Lavender's Blue English folk song A 17th-century broadside version of the ballad. It has been recorded in various forms since lavender blue dilly dilly disney 20th century and pink hawaiian coral peony pop versions have been hits in the US and UK charts. It originated in the late s and was brought back to popularity when it was performed by Ives. The Innocents play The Turn of the Lavender blue dilly dilly disney opera. Jerry Leiber Mike Stoller. A typical version, described by James Halliwell in is:. A 17th-century broadside version of the ballad. The World's Music Charts. Lavender's green, diddle, diddle, Lavender's blue You must love me, diddle, diddle, cause I love you, I heard one say, diddle, diddle, since I came hither, That you and I, diddle, diddle, must lie together.
Henry James 's The Turn of the Screw Lavender blue, dilly, dilly Lavender green If I were king, dilly, dilly I'd need a queen Who told you so, dilly, dilly Who told you so? This version of the song was credited to Eliot Daniel music and Larry Morey lyrics.
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March Learn how and when to remove this template message. It has a Roud Folk Song Index number of Both Waltz citing Lavender blue dilly dilly disney Hubbard Linscott and Halliwell have noted the song's association with Twelfth Night and the choosing of the king of queen of the festivities of that holiday. Popular Rhymes and Nursery Tales.