“Cameloun”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1930 (Ord)
Keywords: food hardtimes work farming
Found in: Britain(Scotland)

Description

"It's Tarvis parish that I cam frae... To the Fyvie lands in the mornin'." The singer works at Cameloun, where they make him rise too early and feed him dreadful food. He lists the people he works with. If any ask about him, he says to say he is gone

References

  1. Ord, pp. 260-261, "Cameloun" (1 text)
  2. Roud #5592
  3. BI, Ord260