“Davie and His Kye Thegither”


Davie comes to his mother, "some good news to lat her ken." She warns against hasty marriage, but the wedding goes ahead. He and his wife fight; she breaks a pot over his head. The parson arrives, the wife hits him too, and he concedes Davie's misfortune


  1. Ord, pp. 120-121, "Davie and His Kye Thegither" (1 text)
  2. Roud #5545
  3. BI, Ord120


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1930 (Ord)
Found in: Britain(Scotland)