Gra Mo Chleibh
DESCRIPTION: Gaelic. The singer meets a beautiful woman. OCroinin-Cronin appears to have verses missing. The last verse implies that the singer "was obliged to run for his life from the girl's father."
EARLIEST DATE: 1956 (OCroinin-Cronin)
KEYWORDS: foreignlanguage courting beauty father
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OCroinin-Cronin 65, "Gra Mo Chleibh" (1 text)
NOTES: The description follows the "English Summary" provided by OCroinin-Cronin. - BS
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