Mudcat Café message #2913962 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #129653   Message #2913962
Posted By: Nerd
25-May-10 - 11:20 AM
Thread Name: Robin Hood in the Crusades?
Subject: RE: Robin Hood in the Crusades?
Leeneia, you're exactly right in at least one ballad. In "The Jolly Pinder of Wakefield," when Robin asks the pinder to join the outlaws, he sweetens the pot with the following offer: "Thou shalt have a livery twice in the year, The one green, the other brown."