Love's on the highroad, [Love's in]1 the byroad, Love's [on]2 the meadow, and Love's in the mart. And down every byway Where I've taken my way, I've met Love a-smiling -- for Love's in my heart.
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1 Rogers: "And Love's on"; Woodman: "Love's on"
2 Rogers: "in"
- by Dana Burnet (1888 - 1962), "Song" [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by James Hotchkiss Rogers (1857 - 1940), "Love's on the highroad" [ voice and piano ] [sung text checked 1 time]
- by Ernest Whyte (1858 - 1922), "Love's on the High-road", op. 83 no. 5 [sung text checked 1 time]
- by Raymond Huntington Woodman (1861 - 1943), "Love's in my heart", published 1917 [ voice and piano ], New York: G. Schirmer [sung text checked 1 time]
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