“The Gay Oul' Hag”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1979 (Tunney-StoneFiddle)
Keywords: nonballad rake whore wife
Found in: Ireland

Description

At a house on our street "the red-haired one is mine ... she's a gay old hag." We sat on the bed and with the last kiss I drove her crazy. I have money "from the Newross girl" but I'll not forsake my my "darlin' little wife ... she's a gay old hag"

References

  1. Tunney-StoneFiddle, pp. 107-108, "The Gay Oul' Hag" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #5167
  3. BI, TSF107