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Thread #14513   Message #4116006
Posted By: GUEST,Mark
10-Aug-21 - 03:50 AM
Thread Name: ADD: The Girl from the Hiring Fair (Ralph McTell)
Subject: RE: ADD: The Girl from the Hiring Fair (Ralph McTell)
A byre is a cowshed.
https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/byre


"in my dreams caress
Her eyes, her lips and her dark brown hair, and the curves beneath her dress." I think, in context, it's more likely lips than legs, don't you?

Fairport recorded it on Gladys' Leap