New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

ROSES ARE RED (MY LOVE)
WRITERS PAUL EVANS, AL BYRON
A long, long time ago On graduation day You handed me your book I signed this way: "Roses are red, my love. Violets are blue. Sugar is sweet, my love. But not as sweet as you." We dated through high school. And when the big day came, I wrote into your book, next to my name: "Roses are red, my love. Violets are blue. Sugar is sweet, my love. But not as sweet as you." Then I went far away And you found someone new I read your letter dear And I wrote back to you: "Roses are red, my love. Violets are blue. Sugar is sweet, my love. But luck may god bless you. "Is that your little girl? She looks a lot like you. Someday some boy will write in her book, too. "Roses are red, my love. Violets are blue. Sugar is sweet, my love. But not as sweet as you."



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/f/ferlin_husky/roses_are_red_lyrics.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×