An Tè Sin air an robh Mi 'n Geall

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Title - An Tè Sin air an robh Mi 'n Geall
Contributors - Catriona MacPherson
Reporters - Dr John MacInnes

Summary - A man's love song to the beautiful brown-haired girl with the red cheeks, whom he has left behind to go to the West Indies. He reads her letter, which arrived on Tuesday, and he recognised her hand before he opened it. He praises her hand-writing and looks back with sadness at the time he bid his sweetheart farewell.

Track Duration (h:m:s) - 00:00:18
Date Recorded - 1953.08.17
Language - Gaelic
Genre - Song
Collection - School of Scottish Studies

Track ID - 6873
Original Tape ID - SA1953.176
Original Track ID - SA1953.176.6
Audio Quality - Good
Audio Format - R2R

Item Notes - Three verses with a refrain at the beginning and between all verses. Transcribed in the School of Scottish Studies.

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