Mudcat Café Message Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafeawe

User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
GUEST,Dan Keding Lyr Req: The Weeping Lass (5) The Weeping Lass 09 Sep 01

Neighbors, There is a story found in the tradition about a Weeping Lass that watches her friends dance while she cries at the crosssroads for her dead lover. He returns, apparently alive. They ride off to his home only to find its a graveyard and that she has kept him awake with her crying. She runs away, he grabs at her scarf, she tells her story they find the scarf sticking out of the grave, when they dig down its in the corpse's hand. Very dramatic story. Does anyone know which ballad its from and can they direct me to or send me the lyrics???



Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.