Galleries : Fairytales & Mythology : Tam Lin - The Rose

Available for purchase:
8.5x11 inch print ($16.95)
Original Painting ($995.00)
Size: 10 x 19 inches
Medium: Watercolors
©2010, Stephanie Pui-Mun Law.
Previous image Previous
Next Next image

She had na pu'd a double rose,
A rose but only twa,
Till upon then started young Tam Lin,
Says, Lady, thou's pu nae mae.

Why pu's thou the rose, Janet,
And why breaks thou the wand?
Or why comes thou to Carterhaugh
Withoutten my command?

-Child ballad #39A Tam Lin
The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, 1882-1898 by Francis James Child

All images, graphics, and content on these pages are ©2015 Stephanie Pui-Mun Law
All rights reserved.