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Thread #46310 Message #2827618
Posted By: Joe_F
01-Feb-10 - 06:04 PM
Thread Name: Origin: Saint James Infirmary Blues
Subject: RE: Origin: Saint James Infirmary Blues
Mousethief: An introspective "Let her go" does not consort well with "She may search this whole wide world over". In the rest of the song, in any case, she is *dead*. I still guess that that stanza belongs properly to some other song.