Ding Dong Bell
|TYPE||2 - Simple Melody|
|TEXT SOURCE||as below|
|TUNE SOURCE||P.W. Joyce, Ancient Irish Music (Dublin: McGlashan and Gill, 1873) p.26|
|FIRST LINE||Ding, dong, bell, call the people, call the people|
|A children's nursery rhyme that Joyce recalled from his childhood.|
Ding, dong, bellDing, dong, bell, call the people, call the peopleDing, dong, bell; the priest is on the altar;Ding, dong, bell; call 'em quickly, call 'em quickly,Ding, dong, bell; the clerk is coming also.