The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #141017 Message #3244614
Posted By: Don Firth
25-Oct-11 - 01:30 PM
Thread Name: PETE (Seeger at Occupy Wall Street)
Subject: RE: PETE (Seeger at Occupy Wall Street)
The cavalry was not only used against the indigenous peoples, Lizzie. The phrase refers to rescue and relief from overwhelming odds in ANY context.