Only Our Rivers Run Free Song Lyrics

Wolfe Tones

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Were apples still grow in November
where blossoms still bloom from each tree
where leaves are still green in November
its then that our land will be free
I wander her hills and her valleys
and still through my sorrows I see
a land that has never known freedom
and only her rivers run free
I drink to the death of her manhood
those men who rather have died
than to live in the cold chains of bondage
to bring back there rights were denied
oh were are you now when we need you
what burns were the flame used to be
are you gone like the snow of last winter

Track Listing

  • 1 Dingle Bay
  • 2 No Irish Need Apply
  • 3 Down by the Glenside
  • 4 Bold Fenian Men
  • 5 Paddle Your Own Canoe
  • 6 Padraic Pearse
  • 7 The Lough Sheelin Eviction
  • 8 Song of the Celts
  • 9 Butterfly
  • 10 Protestant Men
  • 11 Only Our Rivers Run Free
  • 12 Saint Patrick Was a Gentleman
  • 13 Ireland Unfree
  • 14 Carolan's Concerto
  • 15 Streets of New York

  • credits

    publisher: ©Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Warner/Chappell Music, Inc.
    writers: Frederick E Weatherly, Taisuke Sawachika
    album: Track 11 in album Spirit of the Nation
    release date:
    popularity : 98 users have visited this page.
    length: 4:01

    Album Information

    script: Latin