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When Shall We get Married?

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Performer: Russell, Mrs.
Place Collected: Tetbury
Date collected: Between 1913 and 1916
Collector: Williams, Alfred
Roud Number: 313

Humorous dialogues such as these were popular at social gatherings as well as being a vehicle for local dialect.  Presumably extra verses could be improvised.  Most versions are from England but it has also been found in the USA.

 

Notes by Gwilym Davies 13 April 2016

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