“The Oak Grows Big”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1929 (Henry, from Mary King)
Keywords: love playparty
Found in: US(Ap)


"The oak grows big, The pine grows tall; You are my choice Among them all."


Although I don't recognize this and can't find another version, I would bet a good deal that it is part of a singing game. - RBW


  1. MHenry-Appalachians, p. 231, (second of several "Fragments from Tennessee") (1 fragment)
  2. BI, MHAp231B