[words Les Barker / music Martin Carthy]
This poem from Les Barker's book Reign of Terrier was sung and played by Martin Carthy on the Les Barker album Some Love. June Tabor sang this too on her album Angel Tiger to the tune An Ribhinn Donn by H. Whyte.
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