Twila Was a City Maiden

DESCRIPTION: The singer, a country boy, describes meeting and falling in love with a beautiful city girl. He begs her to marry him, and for a while they exchange love letters. But eventually she grows tired of him and marries another man
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1932 (Randolph)
KEYWORDS: love courting separation betrayal marriage
FOUND IN: US(So)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Randolph 821, "Twila Was a City Maiden" (1 text)
Roud #7436
File: R821

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