Wop She 'Ad It-io (Rumpsy Addity, Ram She Add-a-dee, Once I Courted a Fine Young Lass)
DESCRIPTION: "Oh once I courted a pretty maid, I courted her right well." Her father says he'll "tickle [the singer's] bot-tum" if he vists. He falls off a ladder and hurts his "bot-tum." The doctor turpentines it. He marries Kitty despite the injured "bot-tum"
EARLIEST DATE: 1971 (Copper-Season)
KEYWORDS: courting love marriage injury humorous
FOUND IN: Britain(England(South))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
CopperSeason, pp. 241-242, "Wop She 'Ad It-io" (1 text, 1 tune)
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