"Jennifer Juniper" as written by and Donovan Leitch....
Jennifer Juniper, lives upon the hill
Jennifer Juniper, sitting very still

Is she sleeping? I don't think so
Is she breathing? Yes, very low
Whatcha doing, Jennifer, my love?

Jennifer Juniper, rides a dappled mare
Jennifer Juniper, lilacs in her hair

Is she dreaming? Yes, I think so
Is she pretty? Yes, ever so
Whatcha doing, Jennifer, my love?

I'm thinking of what it would be like if she loved me
And how just lately this happy song, it came along
And I like to somehow try and tell you

Jennifer Juniper, hair of golden flax
Jennifer Juniper, longs for what she lacks

Do you like her? Yes, I do, sir
Would you love her? Yes, I would, sir
Whatcha doing, Jennifer, my love?

Jennifer Juniper
Jennifer Juniper
Jennifer Juniper

Jennifer Juniper, vit sur la colline
Jennifer Juniper, assise très tranquille

Dort-elle? Je ne crois pas
Respire-t-elle? Oui, mais tout bas
Qu'est-ce que tu fais, Jenny, mon amour?

Jennifer Juniper
Jennifer Juniper
Jennifer Juniper


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"Jennifer Juniper" as written by Donovan Leitch

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    General CommentThis song was written by Donovan for Jenny Boyd, Pattie Boyd's younger sister who he dated for a while in the late '60s.
    bagismon November 01, 2006   Link
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    General Commenti like how he makes juniper sounds like je n'ai pas..
    greatghostson November 24, 2007   Link
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    General CommentDoes anyone know what the last verse means in english?
    Breedabieon May 05, 2008   Link
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    General CommentBreedabie: The last stanza is just a French translation of the first stanza.
    P1CKL3Son May 29, 2008   Link
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    General CommentThe French translation is pretty much what was said before in English:

    "Jennifer Juniper lives on the hill.
    Jennifer Juniper sitting very still.
    She is sleeping? I do not think so.
    She breathes? Yes, but softly.
    What are you doing, Jenny my love?"
    madshellon September 22, 2011   Link

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