"As I roved out one morning, being in the lovely month of May," the singer meets a girl. If she'd marry, he would take her to America. Though her father agrees, her parents grieve "when I took her from her parents and land her safe on the Yankee shore"
- Peacock, pp. 233-234, "Yankee Shore" (1 text, 1 tune)
- Roud #6462
- BI, Pea233