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The Last Rose of Summer

The Last Rose of Summer

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The Last Rose of Summer is a song written by Thomas Moore in 1805 to the traditional tune Aisling an Oigfhear (The Young Man’s Dream). He was staying at the time at Jenkinstown Castle in Co. Kilkenny, and is said to have been inspired by a speciment of rose (Rosa 'Old Blush').

Nigel Gatherer, Crieff, Perthshire |