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  • Which, when sung by a man, is usually sung as "Eily Dear".

    But come ye ba-a-a-a-ck,
    When sum-mer's in the mea-hea-dow.
    Or when the vaaaaa-ley's hushed
    And white with snow.

    February 9, 2008

  • It's terribly maudlin, and I'm not even Irish, but I *love* the song "Danny Boy."

    February 9, 2008