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Thread #37223   Message #518901
Posted By: okthen
01-Aug-01 - 05:52 AM
Thread Name: Req: WormWood Carol / Worthywood Carol
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: WormWood Carol
Nothing about the song, however,wormwood I'm told is the english translation of "Chernobyl"

Cattle use wormwood as an emetic

Lads love or southernwood ( a variety of wormwood) is used to deterr moths from cupboards

wormwood scrubs is a prison in UK

perhaps you'd get a better response from the "hard hitting carols" thread ?