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Thread #65745 Message #1087512
Posted By: Uncle_DaveO
06-Jan-04 - 08:12 PM
Thread Name: Top Ten Old Ballads
Subject: RE: Top Ten Old Ballads
Even if Lady Mary is mentioned, it would seem wrong to call the song by her name, because she is merely mentioned as part of the circumstances. that is, she is neither the "singer/teller" nor the subject of the song.