The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #95454   Message #3887969
Posted By: Hagman
11-Nov-17 - 02:36 AM
Thread Name: Loop and Lil (Van Zandt's 'If I Needed You')
Subject: RE: Loop and Lil (Van Zandt's 'If I Needed You')
"Loop and Lil were Guy and Susanna Clark?s parakeets. Townes wrote the song while he was staying with them. "

Not according to all the published sources - the parakeets were indeed Townes's.