Lyrics Depot
Lyrics » Bill Monroe Lyrics » When The Bees Are In The Hive Lyrics
Find Song Lyrics:



Lyrics Depot is your source of lyrics to When The Bees Are In The Hive by Bill Monroe. Please check back for more Bill Monroe lyrics.

When The Bees Are In The Hive Lyrics

Artist: Bill Monroe
Album: Bluegrass Special

When The Bees Are In The Hive - Bill Monroe
(Bryan/Mills)

By the mill stream sits the Miller's pretty daughter
Her cheeks are like the first red rose of June
Her sweet voice sounds just like the rippling water
As so tenderly she hums an old love tune

But soon her song of joy has turned to sorrow
Her sweetheart now has come to say goodbye
She thinks of a sad and lonely morrow
And he hugs her as she murmers with a sigh

When the bees are in the hive and the honey in the comb
And the golden sunlight bends to kiss the dew
While the old mill wheel turns 'round I love you Mary
And when the bees are in the hive I'll come to you

By the old mill sits the lonely maid repining
And her face was like the spring rose far away
While she looked down in the silver waters shining
And she sees her golden locks are dimmed with grey

Long years she's waited there for his returning
All in vain she's thinking he'll come back someday
For the lamp of hope still in her heart is burning
As the old mill wheel turns 'round it seems to say
Comments/Interpretations
no comments yet


Name:
Comment:






Related:
Bill Monroe Lyrics
Bill Monroe Bluegrass Special Lyrics

More Bill Monroe Music Lyrics:
Bill Monroe - Give Me Wings Lyrics
Bill Monroe - Going Home Lyrics
Bill Monroe - I'm Working On A Building Lyrics
Bill Monroe - Poor White Folks Lyrics
Bill Monroe - Roll On Buddy, Roll On Lyrics
Bill Monroe - Stay Away From Me Lyrics
Bill Monroe - Walls Of Time Lyrics
Bill Monroe - You Won't Be Satisfied That Way Lyrics

© 2014 LyricsDepot.com. All Rights Reserved.
All lyrics are the property of their respective authors, artists and labels.