The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #17932   Message #175004
Posted By: Jon W.
08-Feb-00 - 10:44 AM
Thread Name: ??Who WAS the 'Brown Girl'
Subject: RE: ??Who WAS the 'Brown Girl'
Here's a counter example: in The Two Sisters, both sisters were equally high born but "As one grew bright as was the sun/So coal black grew the elder one." I assume the colors refer to both hair and disposition.