DESCRIPTION: Apparent dialog: Davy: I first met Kitty McHugh going for water. Kitty: Foxy Davy won't you marry me? Davy: I won't. She fixes a meal of milk and cold potatoes. Kitty: "Won't you marry me and carry me home?"
EARLIEST DATE: 1956 (OCroinin-Cronin)
KEYWORDS: courting rejection farming food dialog nonballad
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCroinin-Cronin 60, "Foxy Davy" (3 texts)
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