DESCRIPTION: "Noo, I'm a saft country chiel and my name's Geordie Weir, I suppose you'll a' wonder what I'm doin' here." Visiting Glasgow, he is robbed by a girl. If he can only get home, he will never return to Glasgow. He tells of the trouble he suffered while broke
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 2006 (Stewart-Queen)
KEYWORDS: travel drink courting hardtimes
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Stewart-Queen, pp. 81-82, "Dalry" (1 text, 1 tune)
Roud #5205
File: StQue081

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