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Thread #17996   Message #179273
Posted By: alison
16-Feb-00 - 03:17 AM
Thread Name: Songs about farm folk
Subject: RE: Help: Songs about farm folk
Kilkelly (its in the database)... letters from the father left at home on the farm ....

"your brothers have all gone to find work in England
the house is so empty and sad
the crop of potatoes is sorely affected
a third to a half of them bad"