Flowers of Fochabers, The

DESCRIPTION: "It was on the bonnie banks o' Spey To muse I sat me down." The singer sees a beautiful girl, the flower of Fochabers. He asks her to take pity on him. She turns him down. He declares that, when he dies, it will be for Petty Clapperton
AUTHOR: unknown
KEYWORDS: beauty love rejection
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ord, p. 204, "The Flower of Fochabers" (1 text)
Roud #5538
File: Ord204A

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