“A Bonny Ca' Laddie for Me”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1956 (Creighton-Maritime)
Keywords: courting clothes food
Found in: Canada(Mar)

Description

"On a mossy bank Jenny was sitting She had on a gay gown sae new And busily she was a knitting A yarn of bonny sky blue" "Last night ... He fed me with gingerbread sweet, He called me his dear and his honey And everything else that was neat"

References

  1. Creighton-Maritime, p. 33, "A Bonny Ca' Laddie for Me" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #2276
  3. BI, CrMa033