Lord of the Greenwood

The Holly King

I shall be as the Dark Holly King, Darkness and cold in my cloak I will bring, And on Winter's nights to me you will sing, Til the air around me starts changing, And on the Noon of the Solsice I'll give up my crown, To the

Story of the Song – The Greenwood Grove

From the album The Hills they are Hollow. As with many of my songs I had the tune for this song for a number of weeks before the lyrics finally arrived. Looking back I think I wrote two sets of lyrics for this and both ended up