Adam in Paradise
DESCRIPTION: Adam alone wishes for someone to "part and share ... hug you to my bosom." Eve is created and "he began his trade For to hug her." She is content. Toast: "every lad may get the lass That he loves in his bosom"
EARLIEST DATE: 1969 (IREButcher02)
KEYWORDS: love Bible
Eddie Butcher, "Adam In Paradise" (on IREButcher02)
cf. "Adam in the Garden" (theme: Adam and Eve's conjugal relations)
NOTES [11 words]: Shields's notes to IREButcher02: "This is surely a fragment." - BS
Last updated in version 2.7
Go to the Ballad Search form
Go to the Ballad Index Song List
Go to the Ballad Index Instructions
Go to the Ballad Index Bibliography or Discography
The Ballad Index Copyright 2018 by Robert B. Waltz and David G. Engle.