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Thread #126718 Message #2820117
Posted By: Smedley
24-Jan-10 - 05:34 AM
Thread Name: Nick Drake - hype and reality
Subject: RE: Nick Drake - hype and reality
There is a colonial dimension - his parents met in ''''the Empire'''' (Burma, to be precise). Father was an engineer (so possibly not 'old money'), Mother the chld of very senior civil servants in imperial India (so possibly 'old money').