Hielan' Donal' Kissed Katie
DESCRIPTION: "Hielan' Donald kiss't Kitty, Comin through the Narrow Wyn'" or among the camomile. She wore a striped coat and woolen gown; he kissed her when everyone was sleeping.
EARLIEST DATE: 1867 (Anderson)
KEYWORDS: courting clothes
FOUND IN: Britain(Scotland(Aber))
REFERENCES (2 citations):
Greig/Duncan8 1718, "Hielan' Donald" (3 texts, 2 tunes)
ADDITIONAL: William Anderson, Rhymes, Reveries, and Reminiscences (Aberdeen, 1867 ("Digitized by Google")), p. 183, ("Hielan' Donald kiss't Kitty")
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