“Oor Cat's Deid”


"Whirry, whirra, the cat she's deid, And whirry, whirra, there's a sod on her heid, And in a wee hole we'll bury them a', And for wee puss we'll sing for a'."

Cross references


  1. SHenry H40b, p. 17, "A Child's Lullaby" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #13025
  3. BI, HHH040b


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1924 (Sam Henry collection)
Found in: Ireland