add artist photo
Jo Ann Campbell
Add Explanation
Add Meaning
Jo Ann Campbell

(I'm The Girl On) Wolverton Mountain lyrics

New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
Jo Ann Campbell – (I'm The Girl On) Wolverton Mountain lyrics

Yes, I'm the girl
From Wolverton Mountain
I wish someone would
Make me their wife

I can't help being lonesome
On Wolverton Mountain
When your daddy's handy
With a gun and a knife

They said my lips
Were sweeter than honey
But how do they know
When no one's made the dare
I hate the bears and the birds
On Wolverton Mountain
They tell my daddy
And it just ain't fair

Many a lad has tried
To climb this mountain
But they never seem
To reach the top

My daddy, Clifton Clowers
Is always there to meet them
His gun and a knife
Bring them to a stop


Yes, I'm the girl
From Wolverton Mountain
And if something don't change
I'll be an old maid all my life

But I keep hoping somebody
Will climb this mountain
And take me to the valley
To be his wife


There'll be somebody
Who really loves me and
He'll climb up on the mountain
He won't be killed by Clifton Clowers...

Lyrics taken from

Submitted bycharcotfoot

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:


      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.
      Min 50 words
      Not bad

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      BoldItalicLinkAdd an image new!
      20 words
      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.