Dhìrich Mi Suas A' Bheinn Ghruamach
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Date 08 December 1953
Track ID 12993
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1953.265.A7

Original Tape ID

SA1953.265

Summary

In this waulking song a girl tells of her sadness as she climbs the gloomy mountain. The man she loved has deserted her. She describes him as a noble and praises his skill as a hunter. She realises that it is her lack of wealth that has made him reject her.

Item Notes

Eighteen lines sung.

See:
'Hebridean Folksongs' vol. 1 (Campbell/Collinson) p. 82

Language

Gaelic

Genre

Song

Collection

SoSS