Red-Haired Mary

An upbeat song about the trials of love in County Kerry. Cathy Jordan performs live with the mighty band Dervish.

Red-Haired Mary

As I was going to the fair of Dingle
One fine morning last July
A fine young man came up behind me
“Red-haired Mary,” did he cry

“Will you come with me, my red-haired Mary?
The donkey, he can carry two”
I looked at him, me eyes did twinkle
Me cheeks, they were a rosy hue

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