Sandy's Mill

DESCRIPTION: "Sandy had a nice little mill." "Sandy, quo he, Lend me your mill!" "Sandy lent the man his mill, And the man got a loan of Sandy's mill, And the mill that was lent was Sandy's mill, An the mill belonged to Sandy."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1964 (Montgomerie)
KEYWORDS: miller bargaining
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland)
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Montgomerie-ScottishNR 177, "('Sandy,' quo he, lend me your mill!')" (1 short text)
Morris, #104, "Sandy's Mill" (1 fragment, 1 tune, linked to "Sandy's Mill" by the title and a few of the words but to "Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy" by the tune)

Roud #2875
File: MSNR177

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