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Thread #57991 Message #3975090
Posted By: Maoildeirg
06-Feb-19 - 06:05 AM
Thread Name: Origins: rathlin bog / Rattlin' Bog / Rattling Bog
Subject: RE: Origins: rathlin bog / Rattlin' Bog / Rattling Bog
I would not be surprised if someone told me the word Rattlin was relatively new to that part of the song and that the word Curious had previously been used because it fits far better than the word "Rattlin", especially in a musical sense.