wytchcroft: detail (elflands)
pentangle - wily o'winsbury



as with Rosemary Lane and the various Polly songs, this number is a suddenly remembered key to doors between ideas for stories that i had thought separate... but realise now to be connected.

i also have Meg Baird's lovely versions of this (and the Fairport steal of course) for example this one with helena espvall and the wonderful sharron kraus.

lyrics.
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There lived a lady by the North Sea shore
(Lay the bent to the bonnie broom)
Two daughters were the babes she bore
(Fa la la la la la la la la la)

alternating with each of the lines below
As one grew bright as is the sun,
So coal black grew the elder one.
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