The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #80985   Message #1480098
Posted By: Mick Pearce (MCP)
07-May-05 - 01:39 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Lowlands Low (Warde Ford, Child #286)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: warde ford's lowlands low (#286)
I hear (from the wav version) the missing word fairly clearly as lowvaleer, and agree with Malcolm that Mr.Ford probably didn't know what it should be.

The others are clearly bored (1st verse, line 3) and bore (2nd verse, lines 2,3)