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Thread #50004 Message #4004432
Posted By: GUEST,Mike Yates
13-Aug-19 - 10:46 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Lady Mary / Palace Grand / The Sad Song
Subject: RE: Origins: Lady Mary / Palace Grand / The Sad Song
I have probably mentioned this before, but the late Peter Opie - he of 'The Lore and Language of School Children' - once said that anything that sounded old was probably modern, whereas anything that sounded modern was probably old. I'm with Steve on this one. It is Victorian, and certainly no older.