“The Rugby Song”


A formula song in which the singer -- were she of a mind to marry -- asserts that the kind of man she would wed would play a succession of positions on a rugby team.


  1. Cray, pp. 365-368, "The Rugby Song" (2 texts, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #10142
  3. BI, EM365


Alternate titles: “If I Were the Marrying Kind”
Author: unknown
Found in: Australia Canada US(MW,SW) New Zealand