“When I was young my mama told me
She said 'Child take your time.
Don't fall in love too quickly,
before you know your mind.'
She held me 'round the shoulders,
In a voice so soft and kind
She said 'Love can make you happy
and love can rob you blind.'
Here in California fruit hangs heavy on the vine.
There's no gold I thought I'd warn ya
And the hills turn brown in the summertime.”

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