Fateful Blow, The

DESCRIPTION: Fragment: "My partners they come after me/To go on a night's spree/Ten times I did refuse them/They wouldn't let me be/Ten times I did refuse them/To the sorrow of my heart/This caused a loving husband and darling wife to part"
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1917 (Cecil Sharp collection)
KEYWORDS: marriage violence drink husband wife
FOUND IN: US(Ap)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
SharpAp 174, "The Fateful Blow" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #3641
File: ShAp2174

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