Once I Had a Daughter

DESCRIPTION: Father has a daughter who leaves for Germany and returns and says "I have my sweetheart here." Father replies "I have no time to chat And I have no time to talk And I do not like the vagabond Who by your side does walk."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1960 (Creighton-SNewBrunswick)
KEYWORDS: love war soldier cross-dressing separation Germany
FOUND IN: Canada(Mar)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Creighton-SNewBrunswick 106, "Once I Had a Daughter" (1 text fragment, 1 tune)
Roud #2778
NOTES: The current description is based on the Creighton-SNewBrunswick fragment. - BS
File: CrSNB106

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