Sweet Loughgiel

DESCRIPTION: The singer recalls leaving Loughgiel and his friends at home. He describes his early life there. He dreams of being back. He hopes someday to return, and wishes he could be as content as he was there
AUTHOR: "McWilliams"
EARLIEST DATE: 1933 (Sam Henry collection)
KEYWORDS: homesickness
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
SHenry H506, p. 214, "Sweet Loughgiel" (1 text, 1 tune)
cf. "Scarborough Settler's Lament" (theme) and references there
File: HHH506

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