The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #2169   Message #434158
Posted By: Margo
05-Apr-01 - 05:46 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Admiral Benbow
Subject: RE: Admiral Benbow lyrics
Regarding that "he would not suffer himself to be removed from the quarter-deck": Yes, in the other version of Benbow, he says "let a bed be fetched in haste, on the quarter-deck be placed, that the enemy I might face 'till I die, 'till I die!" I want that kind of guy on my side! Margo