“Edward, On Lough Erne Shore”


Edward has been transported for seven years. His lover, left alone on Lough Erne's shore, remembers their days together. Now she weeps all night: "my rose is fading and my hopes decay." She wishes she could go to him "like a moon o'er the ocean"


  1. Tunney-SongsThunder, pp. 141-142, "Edward, On Lough Erne Shore" (1 text)
  2. BI, TST141


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1991 (Tunney-SongsThunder)
Found in: Ireland