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Faded flower

Three ballads. The ballad 'Sayers' farewell' celebrates the achievments and retirement of the pugilist Tom Sayers, he retired in 1860. The New Lights of America - first line reads: Come all you that lived in Ireland, I hope you will draw near. Faded flower - first line reads: O, the flowers 1 [sic] saw in the wild wood. Sayers' farewell - first line reads: You lovers of the manly art, whoever you …