Highland Laddie (5-line verse per Erskine)
This version of the song, given by Erskine without any melody in his memoir Twenty Years Before the Mast, has five lines in each verse. It is unlikely that it was actually sung that way, but that is how he wrote it down from his recollections years later.
|additional lyricist:||Charles Erskine|
|lyricist and composer:||[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist)|
|lyrics page:||https://en.wikisource.org/wiki/Twenty_years_before_the_mast/Chapter_XVIII [info]|
|is based on:||Highland Laddie|
|2018-02-26||Highland Laddie||Chris Maden||1:02|