The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #12294   Message #1767481
Posted By: GUEST,thurg
23-Jun-06 - 10:08 AM
Thread Name: Origin: The Old Triangle
Subject: RE: The Old Triangle
Um, Eric - did you read Big Tim's post on the subject?

When I myself asserted (above) that Behan had written the song, based on the same sort of evidence as yours, the thought crossed my mind that for all I knew he could have embellished or polished a song he had heard in the joint or elsewhere ... I figured if anyone had contradictory evidence they would weigh in, as has happened ...