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Thread #36947   Message #513427
Posted By: Brían
24-Jul-01 - 11:31 AM
Thread Name: Origin: Morrissey and the Russian Sailor
Subject: RE: Help: Morrissey and the Russian Sailor
Thanks, Dan. I'll seek out a copy of this. I sang this at a shanty sing in Portland, Maine with my friends from Roll and Go and everyone seemed to enjoy it. there are a lot of arcaic sounding references, especially the part about the doctor being called in to open a vein.

Brían.