Mudcat Café message #4027095 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #167135   Message #4027095
Posted By: Steve Shaw
08-Jan-20 - 02:32 PM
Thread Name: Folk shrubbery
Subject: RE: Folk shrubbery
Bushes and Briars

Green Brooms

Bonny Banks of Roses

What about those mystical songs where the young woman "had her back to the thorn," murdered her babies then spent seven years in hell? Nothing like a bit of light-hearted life-affirming folkie entertainment!