Lucy Long (II)

DESCRIPTION: "One night when the moon was beaming, I strayed with my Lucy Long." The singer describes the beauties of their evening walk. He asks her to marry; she blushes, hesitates, and consents.
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1941 (Randolph); a "Lucy Long" tune was cited in 1854 in Put's Golden Songster
KEYWORDS: love courting marriage
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Randolph 780, "Lucy Long" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #7413
File: R780

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