My Doggie and I
DESCRIPTION: The singer mourns that, when he and his dog went to the well, his dog fell in and drowned. What will become of him? He can still spin a spangle thread "but bowf bow-ow my doggie's deid"
EARLIEST DATE: 1914 (GreigDuncan8)
KEYWORDS: grief death lament dog
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GreigDuncan8 1660, "My Doggie and I" (1 text)
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