“The Spinning Wheel (I)”


A young man comes courting the girl, praising her beauty and kissing her hand, "But yet I turned my spinning wheel." At last he proposes (marriage/a roll in the hay); she (accepts and leaves her wheel/orders him away)


  1. Arnett, pp. 12-13, "The Spinning Wheel" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. DT, SPINWHL2*
  3. BI, Arn012


Author: unknown
Found in: US