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Love is Teasing

Title - Love is Teasing
Contributors - Lucy Stewart
Reporters - Arthur Argo

Summary - The singer has been abandoned by her sweetheart since she fell pregnant by him, and now wishes that her baby was born, so that she might die of grief.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:37
Date Recorded - 1961.04.09
Language - English, Scots
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 98102
Original Tape ID - SA1960.248
Original Track ID - SA1960.248.A4
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Classification - GD1166; R1049;


Recording Location:
  County - Aberdeenshire
  Parish - Old Deer
  Village - Fetterangus

Item Notes - Cf. 'Waly Waly' and variants such as 'I Wish, I Wish', etc. N.B. The Roud Folk Song Index has this contributor's version misclassified under Roud 3135.
See:
Greig-Duncan, vol. 6, p. 252
'Sam Henry's Songs of the People' (G. Huntington, 1990) p. 383


Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/98102/1




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