The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #14888   Message #1347396
Posted By: Ed.
04-Dec-04 - 03:20 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Meaning of John Barleycorn
Subject: RE: Meaning of John Barleycorn
Guest John,

Whilst there is nothing wrong with making your own interprtation of a song to help you through bad times (I've done it many times myself), your own interpretation isn't what the song originally meant.

Good luck with the drink problem.