I would love to have answered both your questions; unfortunately, you are only allowed one question per post, so please feel free to re-post the "Edward" question separately.
"Lord Randall" is what is known as a "border ballad," referring to the border between England and Scotland. This is a Scottish ballad written in a Scottish dialect, so it could be called Anglo-Scottish. The ballad is an early song form which follows a specific pattern of rhythm, rhymes, and lines. This anonymous folk ballad was published in the early 1800s by Sir Walter Scott. The ballad has ten short stanzas and tells the story of poor Lord Randall.
Stanza one- Lord Randall comes home and his mother asks where he has been. He says he has been at the Greenwood, but he is tired from hunting and wants to lie down.
Stanza two - His...
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