“The Green Woods o' Airlie”


"The bonniest lass in a' the countryside Has fa'en in love wi' the plooman laddie But little did she think her heart was betrayed At the fit o' the green woods o' Airlie." After some laments over him, he comes back to her and they are married


  1. Ord, pp. 111-112, "The Green Woods o' Airlie" (1 text)
  2. Roud #3324
  3. BI, Ord112


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1930 (Ord)
Keywords: love courting marriage
Found in: Britain(Scotland)