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Thread #113441 Message #2415035
Posted By: Acorn4
15-Aug-08 - 07:17 PM
Thread Name: What murder ballad is the saddest?
Subject: RE: What murder ballad is the saddest?
I think "Lord Gregory" because of the bits it leaves out - implication is suicide rather than murder, but the sense of injustice is very evocatively put across.