Roger and Nell (Roger's Courtship)

DESCRIPTION: "'Twas early in the summer time and pleasant was the weather, When Roger would wooing go." He dresses in his best, with a rusty sword and a few pence; he offers Nell his home and horse and other furnishings; she accepts; they happily marry
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1916 (Purslow-Constant)
KEYWORDS: love courting wedding money
FOUND IN: Britain(England(South))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Purslow-Constant, pp. 78-79, "Roger and Nell" (1 composite text, 1 tune)
Roud #1666
File: PCL078

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