Iarla and Páíd Ó Lionáird perform a song made famous by their grand aunt Elizabeth Cronin.

Iarla Ó Lionáird presenter of 'The Pure Drop' introduces and then sings 'Táim Cortha Bheith  Im Aonar Im Luí' a translation of which is 'Weary form Lying Alone'. 

Before perfomring a duet with Páíd Ó Lionáird Iarla explains that it is a macaronic song with a verse sung in Irish and then in English.

This episode of The Pure Drop was broadcast 13 June 1990.