The Riddle Song

from by Davis Quinn

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I gave my love a cherry that had no stone.
I gave my love a chicken that had no bone.
I gave my love a ring that had no end.
I gave my love a baby with no crying.

How can there be a cherry that has no stone?
How can there be a chicken that has no bone?
How can there be a ring that has no end?
How can there be a baby with no crying?

A cherry when it's blooming, it has no stone.
A chicken when it's pippin' has no bone.
A ring when it's rolling has no end,
and a baby when it's sleeping has no crying.


from Howlin' Spirits, track released November 16, 2015
Davis Quinn - vocals, field recorder, acoustic guitars, electric guitars, ukulele, thundertube, effects

Amy Phillips - flute




Davis Quinn Rock Hill, South Carolina

Davis Quinn is a singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and traditional folk enthusiast. He has been performing and recording for over twelve years and lives in South Carolina with his wife, Amy.

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