Kiss in the Morning Early, A
DESCRIPTION: A maid goes to her cobbler "for her kiss in the morning early." They plan to marry. He gives her a fancy pair of shoes. She goes home and tells her father "I've got me a man." He wonders who but guesses it is only the cobbler when he sees the shoes.
EARLIEST DATE: 1965 (OLochlainn-More)
KEYWORDS: courting father clothes
FOUND IN: Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
OLochlainn-More 75, "A Kiss in the Morning Early" (1 text, 1 tune)
NOTES [36 words]: Roud lumps this with "The Shoemaker's Kiss" which is also about relations between a girl and a shoemaker -- but the latter involves a pregnancy, on which basis we split them (at least until I find linking versions). - RBW
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