The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #66116 Message #1129775
Posted By: EBarnacle
05-Mar-04 - 10:34 AM
Thread Name: origins: The Dutchman (Michael Smith): meanings?
Subject: RE: The Dutchman (M. Smith): meanings?
A friend of mine sings it "remembers that of me." The "of" changes the implications of the line to her memories of him as a strong and healthy youth and all that goes with it. I also love the song for its ambiguity.