I wish I was a silver watch that in my truelove's pocket I might lodge
I WISH I WAS A SILVER WATCH THAT IN MY TRUELOVE'S POCKET I MIGHT LODGE. Irish, Slow Air (2/4 time). G Mixolydian. Standard tuning (fiddle). One part.
Source for notated version: Hugh O'Beirne, professional fiddler from Ballinamore, Co. Lietrim, 1846 [Joyce].
Printed sources: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 607, p. 314.