“George Bunker”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1958 (Peacock)
Keywords: adultery seduction lie promise fishing sea ship infidelity
Found in: Canada(Newf)


George Bunker goes fishing but sees Nellie on the shore. He takes her for a "walk" and promises to marry her. He is already married. He sails away for fish intending to return to Nellie.


  1. Peacock, pp. 192-193, "George Bunker" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, Pea192