The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #161780 Message #3847876
Posted By: Mrrzy
31-Mar-17 - 03:36 PM
Thread Name: Rediscover Old Masters (eg, Cat Stevens)
Subject: RE: Rediscover Old Masters (eg, Cat Stevens)
Where is my post about how not all of Moustaki has stood the test of time... his lovely lament about the death of the young postman, which severs the connection between the two long-distance lovers, doesn't hold up in a day of email/facebook/whatever the newest instant conversation thing is, but Le facteur is still a great song not only about failed young love, but about the far-reaching consequences of young death...