Flower of Breakshill, The
DESCRIPTION: "Some sing o' the maidens sa blythsom and free" but the singer praises "the flower of Breakshill." He praises her modesty and virtue, "her sweet smiling face Where roses and lilies are rivalled in grace"
EARLIEST DATE: before 1914 (GreigDuncan4)
KEYWORDS: virtue beauty nonballad
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GreigDuncan4 721, "The Flower of Breakshill" (1 text)
NOTES [19 words]: GreigDuncan4 seems to be a fragment.
GreigDuncan4: "Brakeshill is a farm to the north of Mintlaw near Old Deer." - BS
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