The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #84073   Message #1551120
Posted By: Bill D
27-Aug-05 - 06:35 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Cruel Mother (#20, Hedy West)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Hedy West's Cruel Mother #20
hmmm...seems like the Child ballad might have been mixed with the story of "Omie Wise", at least in the use of a few words.

"you hear what you expect to hear"