Sailors Sailing on the Sea
DESCRIPTION: "There were two sailors sailing on the sea" or "three wee Glasgae molls we can let you see." The singer challenges you to choose a partner: "me" or "the fairest one" or "the one wee moll"
EARLIEST DATE: 1963 (Opie-Game)
KEYWORDS: playparty sailor
FOUND IN: Britain(England(North),Scotland(Bord))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Opie-Game 106, "Sailors Sailing on the Sea" (3 texts, 1 tune)
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