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O 's Toigh Leam An Cìobair

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Title - O 's Toigh Leam An Cìobair
Contributors - Calum Johnston
Reporters - James Ross

Summary - In this love song, a woman tells of her love for the shepherd, who has sailed away across the sea. She tells how she was often with him as he tended the sheep. He was also a skilled hunter of the deer. The woman is so sad that she wishes they had never met, and she knows that she was not the first woman who fell for him.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:02:37
Date Recorded - 1956.07.27
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 13984
Original Tape ID - SA1956.075
Original Track ID - SA1956.75.1
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R


Item Notes - 4 verses and choruses sung. The song was composed by Sìne Nic Ille Mhìcheil - Meadarloch.
See:
'Òrain a' Mhòid' XIV (1937) p. 6

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