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Thread #168376   Message #4067996
Posted By: GUEST,Kenny B (inactive)
11-Aug-20 - 11:59 AM
Thread Name: Clerk Saunders Herd's Manuscripts
Subject: RE: Clerk Saunders Herd's Manuscripts
Possibility

He's taken out his long long sword
That he has cut his way through the straw
And through and through Clerk Saunders body
I guess he has given him the cold steel?

May have been an Idiom at the time?

Further Reference From June tabor songs