by Patrick Reginald Chalmers (1872 - 1942)

When Mary goes walking
Language: English 
When Mary goes walking
The autumn winds blow
The poplars they curtsey
The larches bend low;
The oaks and the beeches
Their gold they fling down
To make her a carpet
To make her a crown.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 8
Word count: 36