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Thread #38819 Message #547659
Posted By: sophocleese
11-Sep-01 - 09:34 PM
Thread Name: Origins of: Barbara Allen, is there a story ?
Subject: RE: Barbara Allen, is there a story ?
Do you know in the few versions that I've heard I hadn't realized it was a knight that lay dying..Its kind of neat, but such is the power of the first version taht I cannot get rid of the image of a somewhat ordinary young man out of my head for it.