The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #31533   Message #3273374
Posted By: Tattie Bogle
13-Dec-11 - 08:05 PM
Thread Name: Origins: In the Bleak Midwinter
Subject: RE: In the Bleak Midwinter
After so much discussion about the tunes, let's get the words right. (posted correctly at least twice on this thread., so no issue with that.)
But how often do you hear folk sing; "Yet what can I give him", when it should be 'Yet what I can, I give him" - a huge difference in meaning, and yes, does take a bit more fitting in to the music, but certainly not impossible!