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Air Fàill Ill Ò Rò 's a Fhleasgaich Bhàin

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Title - Air Fàill Ill Ò Rò 's a Fhleasgaich Bhàin
Contributors - Mary Munro
Reporters - Donald Archie MacDonald

Summary - This is a song by a peasant girl who loves a man who belongs to the landed gentry. Others have warned her about him, but she cannot sleep as she is thinking about him. She is hurt, however, by the suggestion that he gives his love freely to other women, and is not faithful to her.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:04:37
Date Recorded - 1962.10
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song, Information
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 39514
Original Tape ID - SA1962.050
Original Track ID - SA1962.50.B3
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - 4-line chorus, followed by 4 quatrains and a chorus. Mary Munro learned the song from Niall a' Ghobha when she lived in Lochmaddy. Neil was a tailor.

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