Mudcat Café message #24696 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4458   Message #24696
Posted By: Casey
26-Mar-98 - 10:29 PM
Thread Name: Take Kathleen home to where?
Subject: RE: Take Kathleen home to where?
I'd have to agree with Alice. It would appear that the German songwriter wrote an Irish song. I don't doubt he wrote it for his German wife, but had he wanted to write a German song his " bonnie bride " would have been Gretchen.