> anyone know what the name of the irish song is that quint sings when their
> loading up the boat to leave port- lyrics are as akin to what follows:
> 'farewell then to you, you fair Spanish ladies; farewell then to you, you
> ladies of Spain; for I've recieved orders, for to sail back to boston,;
> and nevermpore shall i see you again'
> any help much appreciated,
This is an old british naval song, there is a "yankee" version sung by American Whaler crees.
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