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Thread #68723 Message #1159710
Posted By: Little Robyn
12-Apr-04 - 05:33 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Fate o' Charlie & My Bonny Hieland Laddie
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Fate O' Charlie LP- help with lyrics?
The Fate o' Charlie - first line -
Lochiel, Lochiel, my brave Lochiel
Donald Cameron of Lochiel was the first important recruit to the cause after Charlie landed in Scotland.
The Duke of Cumberland, son of King George II was known as 'The Butcher'
I can't find my words for it but I think the missing bits are mainly names. Last verse, line 2: Lady o' sweet Airly
I'll keep looking.