The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #3850   Message #20339
Posted By: Charlie Baum
31-Jan-98 - 11:23 PM
Thread Name: ADD: Barb'ry Allen
Subject: RE: LYR ADD: Barb'ry Allen
I have heard at least one version of the traditional Georgian (Caucasus Mtn.) tale of Abesalom and Eteri that ends with the ill-fated lovers buried side-by-side with the briar and the rose sprouting from their graves. Then again, that version was retold by an Englishman...