EBBA 21846

Magdalene College - Pepys
Recording Information
Ballad Title The Seamens Wives Frolick OVER / A BOWL of PUNCH; / Shewing how a Jolly Company of Seamens Wives met together to be Merry with a Bowl of PUNCH, and / the Delicate pastime that happened thereupon. With their Merry Song in praise of PUNCH. / The Jolly Dames were Merry bent, / And to be Brisk was their intent: / Then to the Ale-house they did go, / Their Love to Nobleness to show. / For a lusty Bowl of PUNCH they joyn, / Which empts their Pockets of their Coin.
Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The Country Farmer.
Standard Tune Title King James's Jig; The Country Farmer
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