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LAMENTATION OF O'REILLY'S BRIDE. Irish, Slow Air (3/4 time). G Dorian. Standard tuning (fiddle). AB. Joyce (1909) notes that the unfortunate O’Reilly was drowned when crossing the Shannon on the very day of his marriage. See also "I am a widow and a maid."

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Printed sources: Joyce (Old Irish Folk Music and Songs), 1909; No. 474, p. 263.

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