Wednesday, 23 February 2011


Of Fairies Witches Gypsies
My nourice sang to me:
Sua Gypsies Fairies Witches
I alsua syng to thee.

Source: Denham Tracts; or, A Few pictures of the Olden Time, in connection with The North of England and Isle of Man, Proverbs Relating to Fairies, Witches & Gipsies; only fifty copies; by Michael Denham; Newcastle-upon-Thyne, 1851;

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