Pitman's Courtship, The

DESCRIPTION: "Quite soft blew the wind from the west, The sun faintly shone in the sky, When Lukey and Bessie sat courting, As walking I chanced to espy." He reminds her that they have been together since childhood, and promises business and a fine wedding
AUTHOR: William Mitford
EARLIEST DATE: 1900 (Stokoe/Reay); Mitford died 1851
KEYWORDS: love courting marriage
FOUND IN: Britain(England(North))
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Stokoe/Reay, pp. 39-40, "The Pitman's Courtship" (1 text, 1 tune)
ST StoR039 (Partial)
Roud #3058
File: StoR039

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