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Thread #131384 Message #2968755
Posted By: Jim Dixon
19-Aug-10 - 02:01 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Laurie of the Duram
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Laurie of the Duram
There seems to be a large family of related songs. See also:
SPANISH LADY (2)
WHEEL OF FORTUNE
In our Digital Tradition database.
Also if you search for "combing her hair by candle light" or even "washing her feet by candle light" you will find lots of variants.
Usually "the" is omitted before "candle light" and sometimes "candlelight" is one word. Such differences can be crucial when using a search engine.