Manx Fairy Tales | Annotated Tale

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Scene: A Village

BLACKBIRD sings to Innkeeper's pretty daughter.

Kione jiarg, kione jiarg,     
Apyrn doo, Apyrn doo,     
Vel oo cheet? Vel oo cheet?     
Skee fieau, skee fieau,     
Lhondoo, Lhondoo.

Red head, red head,     
Black apron, black apron,     
Are you coming? Are you coming?     
Tired waiting, tired waiting,     
Blackbird, Blackbird.

Bibliographic Information

Tale Title: Scene: A Village
Tale Author/Editor: Morrison, Sophia
Book Title: Manx Fairy Tales
Book Author/Editor: Morrison, Sophia
Publisher: David Nutt
Publication City: London
Year of Publication: 1911
Country of Origin: Isle of Man
Classification: unclassified

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