The man feigns death. The wife is immediately ready to take as husband the man who brings her the news. [Cf. Types 920, 931. Included here are versions of the story about the husband who made his wife sit on a cold stone, naked, to kill her.]

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  1. A Story

    About fifty years ago, there lived a woman by the names of Nora Walsh, Long Street, Cappamore, Co. Limerick.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    James Sweeney
    Age
    13