Stonecutter Boy

DESCRIPTION: A stonecutter boy sees a young woman. If she'll rest a moment, he'll "tell you of the dream I had last night." They sit under an oak; she soon gives "a little scream." Smoothing her clothes, she invites him to tell the dream again when next they meet
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: c. 1960 (recording, A. L. Lloyd)
KEYWORDS: sex dream worker
FOUND IN: Britain(England(South))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
DT, STONEBOY
Roud #971
RECORDINGS:
Anne Briggs, "The Stonecutter Boy" (on BirdBush1, BirdBush2, Briggs3)
A. L. Lloyd, "The Stone-Cutter Boy" (on Lloyd1)

CROSS-REFERENCES:
cf. "The Next Market Day" (plot) and references there
NOTES: According to Lloyd, the song had not appeared in print at the time of its recording. Again, I can't bring myself to assign the keyword "bawdy." - PJS
File: DTstoneb

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