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Lord Thomas was buried in the church,
Fair Ellinor in the choir;
And out from her bosom there grew a red rose
And out of Lord Thomas a briar.
Unknown. Lord Thomas and Fair Annet (l. 77–80). . .

English and Scottish Popular Ballads. Helen Child Sargent and George Lyman Kittredge, eds., from the collection of Francis James Child. (1904, 1932, reissue, 1947) Houghton Mifflin Company.
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