Composers: Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Recording date: July-September 1967        Recording location: Olympic Sound Studios, London, England
Producers: The Rolling Stones        Chief engineer: Glyn Johns
Never performed onstage

Probable line-up:

Tabla: Charlie Watts
Bass: Bill Wyman
Electric six- and twelve-string guitars: Keith Richards
Lead vocal: Mick Jagger
Background vocals: Mick Jagger & Keith Richards
Organ: Nicky Hopkins
Mellotron: Brian Jones
Electric dulcimer: Brian Jones
Recorder: Brian Jones
Percussion: Mick Jagger

By the lake with lily flowers
While away the evening hours

To and fro she's gently gliding
On the glassy lake she's riding

She swims to the side

The sun sees her dried

The birds hover high
I stifle a cry

The birds hover high

She moans with a sigh

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