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Horo Mo Nighean Donn Mheall-shùileach

Title - Horo Mo Nighean Donn Mheall-shùileach
Contributors - Angus MacLeod
Reporters - Dr John Lorne Campbell

Summary - The bard tells of his sadness, as he is far away from the girl he loves. He thinks of his promise to return to her. To him, she is like Venus among the stars. When he returns to Stornoway he will have her forever. He is not impressed by Glasgow girls. They are noisy and speak in horrible English. He prefers the Gaelic language. He hopes to meet again the girl he loves.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:03:13
Date Recorded - 1950.11.17
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - National Trust for Scotland

Track ID - 33211
Original Tape ID - CW0121
Original Track ID - CW0121.566
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - Wire



Recording Location:
  County - Inverness-shire
  Parish - Small Isles
  Island - Canna

Item Notes - 12 quatrains sung. Choruses sung at the beginning and end.

Permanent Link - http://www.tobarandualchais.co.uk/fullrecord/33211/1




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