Celtic Woman - The Last Rose Of Summer lyrics. Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.
The Last Rose of Summer is a poem by Irish poet Thomas Moore, who was a friend of Byron and Shelley. Moore wrote it in 1805 while at Jenkinstown Park in County. The Last Rose of Summer is a beautifully simple song in which a single, surviving flower is used as a metaphor for the sadness of being left to carry on alone after. This version is a live performance by former.