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Thread #120470   Message #3067897
Posted By: doc.tom
05-Jan-11 - 02:38 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Old Brown's Daughter (from Peter Bellamy)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Old Brown's Daughter (from Peter Bellamy)
So widespread was the singing of it in the revival after Walter Pardon was recorded, that my daughter, at whom it was frequently sung, had a T-shirt made on the back of which read "there's nothing proper about me" (she's a Devonshire lass, which added another aspect for those who understoood it!)

Tom Brown