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Thread #68954 Message #3322803
Posted By: GUEST,leeneia
14-Mar-12 - 12:26 PM
Thread Name: Help: Little Boxes (Malvina Reynolds) ticky-tacky?
Subject: RE: Help: Little Boxes (Malvina Reynolds) ticky-tacky?
That's just another expression of the Great-You-Shut-Up, Flora. It's the cultural trend that says the average person has no right to sing or make music.
You can tell the person who wrote it (if you can use 'wrote' for something so slavishly imitative) that no matter how he sneers, we enjoy our instruments and intend to keep playing them.
Clemdane, if you are still around, I agree with you.