My Beauty of Limerick

DESCRIPTION: Patrick is across the sea but thinks of his "beauty of Limerick" waiting at home. He promises "to go back to old Ireland when money I'd save." He sleeps with her ribbon under his pillow.
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1940 (OLochlainn-More)
KEYWORDS: love separation Ireland nonballad money return
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OLochlainn-More 38, "My Beauty of Limerick" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #9752
File: OLcM038

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