A Young Man Came Courting

swans LocksThis, of course, is a woman’s song, but by folk tradition men and women in Britain and North America have never been overly concerned about singing each other’s songs.    Happy Valentine’s day!

There’s more about the album Locks & Bolts, which includes this song, in menu 7.Locks 1The photo is from http://gwydir.demon.co.uk/jo/animal/swan.htm, where you’ll find information about swans and some very interesting folk tales too. Thank you Liz.

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