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Thread #166583 Message #4007066
Posted By: Joe Offer
03-Sep-19 - 01:41 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Rome she casts her shadow - oak-ash-thorn
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Rome she casts her shadow - oak-ash-thorn
Thanks a lot, Starship. That puts weight to what was just a hunch for me.
But I think there's more to Kipling than just a vivid imagination. I think he draws from a wide variety of folkloric sources, and that's an aspect of Kipling that warrants further investigation.