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Thread #33569 Message #447813
Posted By: Nancy King
23-Apr-01 - 11:08 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Twa Sisters / Lay Bent to the Bonny Broom
Subject: RE: 'twasisters' lay the bent to bonny broom
OK, I'll bite. What does "Lay the bent to the bonny broom" mean? I'm sure it's fraught with symbolism, but I've always wondered where it came from.