The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #83746   Message #1543902
Posted By: GUEST,Lighter at work
17-Aug-05 - 09:38 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Bantry Girl's Lament
Subject: RE: Origins: Bantry Girls lament
Thanks, Martin. So it looks as though O Lochlainn *did* alter the "died for Ireland's pride" phrase. Fascinating.

Might there be two different tunes known in the 19th C. as "The Dawning of the Day" ?

Just a guess.