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Posted By: Ruth Archer
13-Aug-08 - 05:10 AM
Thread Name: What murder ballad is the saddest? [songs]
Subject: RE: What murder ballad is the saddest?
Child Morris, though the version that brings tears to my eyes is Martin Carthy's Bill Norrie:

"Once I was full of this boy
As the plum is of the stone..."