An Bothar O Thuaidh
DESCRIPTION: Macaronic. A woman "would milk her cow in the tail of her gown And drink it out of a saucepan,""Monkey here and monkey there," and similar nonsense.
EARLIEST DATE: 1956 (OCroinin-Cronin)
KEYWORDS: foreignlanguage nonballad nonsense animal
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCroinin-Cronin 14, "An Bothar O Thuaidh" (2 texts)
NOTES: The description follows the English verses of the macaronic OCroinin-Cronin text. - BS
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