DESCRIPTION: Singer says he'll never see the like of the Teuchar Howe girl he loves "and dearly she lo'es me": "her fortune's in her face sae fair." He would rather a "lass wi' a hert sincere" to "them wha wed for gear ... Their siller ... soon will wear awa"
EARLIEST DATE: 1914 (GreigDuncan5)
KEYWORDS: love nonballad
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GreigDuncan5 942, "Teuchar Howe" (1 text)
NOTES [9 words]: GreigDuncan5: "Teuchar Howe is south-east of Turriff." - BS
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