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Thread #9264   Message #137768
Posted By: Murray on Saltspring
18-Nov-99 - 12:36 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Mairi's Wedding
Subject: RE: Lyr/Chords Req: Help: Marle's Wedding
Sir Hugh Roberton's words give "peat"--since "herring" are mentioned before, "plenty fish" would be redundant. And while a creel may be used for fish, it's certainly used for all sorts of other things, including peat for the fire. The implication is, may she always have enough fuel for her croft.