When Me Baby Born, O
DESCRIPTION: The singer has been sent by her parents to "Hasty Hill" until her baby is born. She wonders who the father will turn out to be: that will determine whether the baby's clothes will be expensive or cheap.
EARLIEST DATE: 1939 (WITrinidadVillage01)
KEYWORDS: sex home separation childbirth pregnancy baby father lover mother nonballad
FOUND IN: West Indies
Martha Saunders, Lovey Gilman and Venice Talbott, "When Me Baby Born, O" (on WITrinidadVillage01)
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