“The Lady's Waiting Man”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1958 (Peacock)
Keywords: love beauty servant
Found in: Canada(Newf)

Description

A beautiful girl falls in love with her father's servant-man who waits on table. She faints and when she recovers asks "in the kitchen carry me." When he brings her "dainties" she kisses him and professes her love. He is happy to wait on her.

References

  1. Peacock, pp. 545-546, "The Lady's Waiting Man" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #6460
  3. BI, Pea545