An Bothainin Iseal Gan Falthas
DESCRIPTION: Gaelic. A wife throws her mother-in-law out of the house. Neighbors build her a hut where she stays until she dies.
AUTHOR: Domhnall O Luasa (Donal Lucey) (source: OCroinin-Cronin)
EARLIEST DATE: 1947 (OCroinin-Cronin)
KEYWORDS: foreignlanguage age greed hardheartedness hardtimes mother husband wife
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCroinin-Cronin 13, "An Bothainin Iseal Gan Falthas" (2 texts, 1 tune)
Elizabeth Cronin, "An Bothainin Iseal Gan Falthas" (on IRECronin01)
NOTES [14 words]: The description follows the notes provided by OCroinin-Cronin quoting Seamus Ennis. - BS
Last updated in version 3.2
Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List
Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography
The Ballad Index Copyright 2018 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.