EBBA ID: 34199

National Library of Scotland - Crawford 1459
 
The Maids Complaint for want of a dill doul. / This Girle long time hath in a sickness been, / Which many maids do call the sickness green. / I wish she may some comfort find, poor soul, / And have her belly filled with a Dill doul.
Date Published 1680-1690 ?
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Imprint Printed for V. Wentbridg in Duck-Lane.
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Collection National Library of Scotland - Crawford
Location National Library of Scotland
Shelfmark Crawford.EB.1459
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Title The Maids Complaint for want of a dill doul. / This Girle long time hath in a sickness been, / Which many maids do call the sickness green. / I wish she may some comfort find, poor soul, / And have her belly filled with a Dill doul.
Tune Imprint To a new tune, called, The Dill doul, or Women and Wine.
First Lines YOungmen give ear to me a while, / if you to merriment are inclin'd,
Refrain With his dill doul, dill doul, dill doul, doul, / Oh happy were I if I had a dill doul. [with variation]
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