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Posted By: George Papavgeris
05-Sep-13 - 11:07 AM
Thread Name: The Widow's Uniform (uploaded)
Subject: RE: The Widow's Uniform (uploaded)
The Widow's Uniform – Part 13 of 15:

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Surely the finest of Kipling's many celebrations of comradeship, the song features one of his loveliest and most lingering refrains. The Biblical phrase in the coda is from the story of David and Jonathan ("Thy love to me was wonderful, passing the love of women": 2 Samuel, 1:26)