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Thread #109707 Message #2295895
Posted By: GUEST,iancarterb
23-Mar-08 - 12:06 PM
Thread Name: Sad traditional songs?
Subject: RE: Sad traditional songs?
All the best ones, those which partake of mythic themes, are about mortality, the great transcendant subject of all human art, variants on the problem that none of us is getting out of here alive! They're ALL sad! Good question!