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Thread #82243 Message #1548977
Posted By: David Ingerson
24-Aug-05 - 07:31 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Napoleon's Defeat (from Frank Harte)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Napoleon's Defeat (from Frank Harte)
Martin, that is a great line about singing "to keep songs alive, not to preserve them." If you don't mind, I'll be using that line when the local sean nós police confront me for being too loose with the definition.
And thanks, Dan, for sharing the original words.
Wish I could be at the concert.