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Thread #155000   Message #3642189
Posted By: Bob Bolton
14-Jul-14 - 07:55 PM
Thread Name: Origins: When Dacey Rode the Mule
Subject: RE: Origins: When Dacey rode the mule
G'day Rank,

If you follow up 'Breaker' Morant's history ... you'll see why a lot of people might be likely to embellish the facts ... and ascribing a favourite poem could easily become part of avoiding / bypassing / ignoring the unpleasant facts ...