The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #2554 Message #1460652
Posted By: Bev and Jerry
13-Apr-05 - 11:34 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: My Son in Americay
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: a mother's letter to her son in the u
We learned this song in a pub in County Clare in 1990. It was sung by a man from Perth, Austaralia who was born in Dublin. We've been singing it ever since but we had no idea where it came from. Thanks, Alf, for writing it and for posting here so we would know whom to credit when we sing it.
Bev and Jerry