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Thread #68318   Message #1152634
Posted By: Nigel Parsons
02-Apr-04 - 04:57 AM
Thread Name: German folk song, help with translation
Subject: RE: German folk song, help with translation
Wilfried:

we cross posted.

So to the above (in line with your comments) perhaps the huntsman should be described
"The huntsman is a good man"

This is something of a testimonial made to the mother without the apparent possessivenes of "my good man"

CHEERS

Nigel