“The Lucky Escape”


The singer, born a plowman, meets a "Carsindo" who convinces him to go to sea. After a dreadful time aboard ship, he goes home and is told that his family has met disaster. When he declares that he will roam no more, he is told that all is well at home


  1. Arnett, pp. 20-22, "The Lucky Escape" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #1446
  3. BI, Arn020


Author: unknown
Found in: US