Inspirational stories

September 15, 2008

White Lady stories.

Lady In White

Lady In White

“The Twa Sisters.” A murder ballad also recorded under the title “The Wind and Rain” is about a girl who drowns her sister.

“Lamkin.” A traditional story about a mason who murders the woman and child of a client who refused to pay him.

“Caleb Meyer.” A more recently written murder ballad about a woman who kills a rapist hermit.

“One Thousand and One Nights.” A young woman in Persia keeps her husband from murdering her by telling him cliffhanger stories every night.

One Thousand and One Nights

One Thousand and One Nights

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