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The Daughter of Bel-Trabol:A Theory about a Curious Nursery Rhyme, and its Relationship to Historical Witchcraft in Lancashire

    Copyright 2006 by Susan Treadway, M.A. Used with permission     * * *   “Ugly Lull Grinlee Came of a witch’s belly A lame gal born of sin   Ugly Lull Grinlee Smil’d all crookedly Quite a simpleton   Ugly Lull Grinlee Always quite lonely Never had a friend   Ugly Lull … Continue reading