Rowan Lemonade

Parody of “Rowan Tree”, words and music by Cynthia McQuillin

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Parody lyrics ©8/21/2015 by Bob Kanefsky. All rights reserved. The copyright of the original lyrics and music remain with the holder(s) of the original copyright.

Of all the trees that blossom,
A father told his son,
The fairest is the lemon tree
Who wears a snow-white crown.
The fairest is the lemon tree:
The early bloom’s the best.
The secret is that marriage
Rarely has the zest.

Chorus: Though her eyes be like the moon,
Her smile, like the stars,
Don’t put your faith in love, my boy.
Just pick them up in bars.