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The Flaming Ember – Shades Of Green lyrics

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Submitted bycharcotfoot
Corrected bybrian14leonard


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    This song actually was #1 in 1970 on the charts. The song is about parents who have decided to "abandon" or disown their son who has announced he was gay. In the late '60s/early '70s this was still a stigma and some parents just decided to distance themselves from children who "came out".
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