“Bonny Wee Lass (As I Went Out One Summer's Day)”


The singer goes out and meets a shy girl on the road. He cajoles her into talking to him; they talk of her work and of love. They are married and live happily ever after; he looks fondly on the road where he met her.


  1. SHenry H763, p. 458, "The Bonny Wee Lass" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, HHH763


Alternate titles: “Wee Trampin'”
Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1938 (Sam Henry collection)
Keywords: love courting marriage
Found in: Ireland