download mp3 1389. Weela Weela Wallia (Traditional Irish)

This song, also known as "The Woman in the Wood" and "Old Mother Lee" is found throughout the English-speaking world in various forms. It probably originated as a version of "The Cruel Mother" Child 20 adapted as a children's skipping rhyme. It was popularised as an Irish song by groups such as The Clancy Brothers and The Dubliners.

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