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Thread #119745 Message #2599429
Posted By: GUEST,Jonny Sunshine
28-Mar-09 - 04:32 PM
Thread Name: Walk-on characters in songs.
Subject: RE: Walk-on characters in songs.
My favourite example is the third sister who crops up in various versions of The Two Sisters, who's mentioned in the first verse to make a convenient rhyme ("and he had daughters one, two, three"), and is never heard of again.