“Miss Dinah”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1925 (Scarborough)
Keywords: love courting river drowning rescue
Found in: US(SE)

Description

"I wish I was an apple, Miss Dinah was another. And O! what a happy pair we'd make On the tree together." "Oh, I love Miss Dinah so." One day a wind blows them together, then into the water. "Miss Dinah she was raked ashore, But I was never founded"

References

  1. Scarborough-NegroFS, pp. 127-128, "Miss Dinah" (1 text)
  2. BI, ScaNF127