Pretty Sally's Answer
DESCRIPTION: Sally loves Johnny. His master beats him when he stops work to be with her. At midsummer his time will be out and they will marry "in spite of all our alley"
EARLIEST DATE: 1846 (Dixon-Peasantry)
KEYWORDS: poverty courting love marriage work nonballad apprentice boss derivative
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Dixon-Peasantry, Song #31, pp. 223-226, "Pretty Sally s Answer" (1 text)
cf. "Sally in Our Alley" (characters)
NOTES [7 words]: This is an answer to "Sally in our Alley."- BS
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