The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #81820   Message #3910184
Posted By: Lighter
09-Mar-18 - 09:22 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Roll, Alabama Roll
Subject: RE: Origins: Roll, Alabama Roll
The following lines come to mind. The process of elimination suggests I'm responsible for them, but I have no conscious recollection of it. I can't even say how long I've "known" that.

Many a sailorman was drowned...
But Semmes escaped in the little Deerhound.