'I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles'


I'm forever blowing bubbles,
Pretty bubbles in the air,
They fly so high,
Nearly reach the sky,
Then like my dreams,
They fade and die.
Fortune's always hiding,
I've looked everywhere,
I'm forever blowing bubbles,
Pretty bubbles in the air.

 
 'I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles' is a popular American 
song which debuted in 1918 and was first published in 1919. 
The song also became a hit with the public in British music halls 
and theatres during the early 1920s.
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Girl Blowing Bubbles – Greeting card by Maginel Wright Enright
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Clarence White (1871-1925):
 'Blowing Bubbles, ca. 1900


Beautiful antique boy swimming 
Blue Bubbles print, 1898


'Then it left the pipe and sailed away...'
'The Children’s Own Readers - Book One' 
by Mary E. Pennell and Alice M. Cusack, 1929, 
illustrated by Marguerite Davis


Mathilde Weil: 'Soap Bubbles', ca 1900
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Frances Tipton Hunter (1896-1957):
'The Bubble Fairies'
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The UK magazine 'Bubbles', 1900


Chasing bubbles and butterflies

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