“A Bonny Ca' Laddie for Me”


"On a mossy bank Jenny was sitting She had on a gay gown sae new And busily she was a knitting A yarn of bonny sky blue" "Last night ... He fed me with gingerbread sweet, He called me his dear and his honey And everything else that was neat"


  1. Creighton-Maritime, p. 33, "A Bonny Ca' Laddie for Me" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #2276
  3. BI, CrMa033


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1956 (Creighton-Maritime)
Keywords: courting clothes food
Found in: Canada(Mar)