Chinese Government

DESCRIPTION: "Chinee love a girl": white man's daughter or black man's daughter. The wind blows high (sometimes, with a big sea) and blows the girl away, or gives her a black eye.
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1926 (King's _Street Games of North Sheilds Children_, according to Opie-Game)
KEYWORDS: love sea playparty
FOUND IN: Britain(England(North),Scotland(Aber,Bord,High)) Ireland
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Opie-Game 93, "Chinese Government" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #13241
File: OpGa093

Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List

Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography

The Ballad Index Copyright 2016 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.