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Thread #123229   Message #2710944
Posted By: Crow Sister (off with the fairies)
28-Aug-09 - 03:49 PM
Thread Name: Meaning: I'll dye my petticoat
Subject: RE: I'll dye my petticoat
No idea in that specific context. But I always understood the red petticoat, to be traditionally associated with Irish country women, and travellers or tinkers in particular? Perhaps there may be a connexion.