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Thread #94926   Message #1841546
Posted By: Wolfgang
23-Sep-06 - 03:32 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Ain Geyer ist ausflogen in English
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Ain Geyer ist ausflogen in English
Geyer: mind the double meaning

(1) Geier = vulture
(2) Florian Geyer, 1490-1525 (leader in a peasants' uprising)

The translation will be difficult (in too many verses I have to guess the Germn meaning), too difficult for tonight, but I won't forget.

Wolfgang