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Thread #143620 Message #3913777
Posted By: GUEST
29-Mar-18 - 04:46 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: The Wind Blows High Jump Rope Lyrics
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: The Wind Blows High Jump Rope Lyrics
In the Spectator, Alan Powers writes:
The wind, the wind, the wind blows high
The snow is falling from the sky,
Maisie Drummond says she'll die
For want of the Golden City.
This children's rhyme provided the title for Sacheverell Sitwell's final prose book in 1973, a testimony of stoic resistance to the modern world.