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Thread #73318   Message #3324710
Posted By: GUEST,Pete Rogers
18-Mar-12 - 02:58 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Cadgwith Anthem
Subject: RE: Origins: Cadgwith Anthem
I ought to add that the valleys are the sea, (it is sometimes referred to as the lowlands as in the shanty "Lowlands are wide my John") and the "lillies and the roses" are old terms for sailors in their white apparel and marines in their red unifirms.


Pete Rogers