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Thread #3254   Message #16067
Posted By: Ted from Australia
11-Nov-97 - 04:08 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Woolloomooloo Lair
Subject: RE: LYR REQ: Woolloomooloo Lair
"the van":short for the vanguard
Which my trusty OED tells me is :
The foremost part ot the army or fleet advancing or ready to do so,
leaders of movement or opinion etc
"and every night you'll find me in the van"
Regards Ted :-)>