The girl is to get beer from the cellar. Falls into a study as to what her first child's name shall be. Likewise the girl's father and mother. The suitor departs. [Irish versions usually tell of how a foolish girl bemoans the fate of a child she may have (as if it had already happened).]

Result count: 19
  1. (no title)

    Once upon a time a young bachelor went match-making to a young lady's house.

    Language
    English
    Collector
    Áine Ní Maoldomhnaigh
    Informant
    (name not given)
    Age
    56
  2. (no title)

    There was a man long ago named Seán na Stocaí so called because he made his living by selling stockings.

    Language
    Mixed