Mudcat Café message #3828520 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #161176   Message #3828520
Posted By: Richie
24-Dec-16 - 05:01 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Died for Love: Sources and variants
Subject: RE: Origins: Died for Love: Sources and variants
Hi,

To be fair to Cox although Cruel Father/Rambling Boy is a different ballad it does have the suicide and ending stanza. And he didn't say the rest of the ballad was similar.

Richie