Another of Seafarers, describing Evil Fortune

DESCRIPTION: "What pen can well report the plight Of those that travel on the seas?" They spend stormy nights in winter. Winds blow them onto rocks and shoals. The singer hopes for a "happy end" to the voyage and hopes to live safely at home
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1841 (Halliwell, Early Naval Ballads of England, according to Palmer-Sea)
KEYWORDS: sailor travel hardtimes
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Palmer-Sea 5, "Another of Seafarers, describing Evil Fortune" (1 text)
File: PaSe005

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