“Lord Livingston”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1878
Keywords: courting love fight death grief mourning marriage
Found in: Britain(Scotland)

Description

Livingston and Seaton both desire the favors of a lady. The lady weds Livingston for her own reasons. Seaton demands a duel. The lady offers to fight him, but Livingston claims it is his right. He is killed. The lady dies of sorrow after seven years

References

  1. Child 262, "Lord Livingston" (1 text)
  2. Roud #3909
  3. BI, C262