Mudcat Café message #3812141 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #62257   Message #3812141
Posted By: GUEST,Guest: Tim Martin
01-Oct-16 - 12:34 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: The Twang Man
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: The Twang Man
I don't know where I heard it but I've always known "Billy in the bowl" to be sexual intercourse. As regards "Mot" I believe it to be from Irish: Cailín 'maith' (A good girl). I've never heard of it being used elsewhere except in Dublin.