“Kissing in the Dark”


"For lang I courted Jeannie... And whan she cam to see me, I wad kiss her in the dark." One night when she is away, he sneaks in and accidentally kisses her mother. This causes the mother to give consent to their marriage, and her money when she dies


  1. Ord, pp. 97-98, "Kissin' in the Dark" (1 text)
  2. BI, Ord097


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