The Twa Sisters

No: 10; variant: 10J

  1. THERE were two ladies playing ball, Hey, ho, my Nannie O A great lord came to court them all. The swan she does swim bonnie O
  2. He gave to the first a golden ring, He gave to the second a far better thing.
  3. He made a harp of her breast-bone . . . . .
  4. He set it down upon a stone, And it began to play its lone.