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Thread #44796   Message #660108
Posted By: MartinRyan
28-Feb-02 - 03:11 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: The Spanish Lady
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: The Sapnish Lady-Triona's recent album
"Stoneybatter" - an area of inner city Dublin.

I can't remember what "puddle swaddy" actually means - but suspect it may be "Poddle" which is a small river in Dublin - now mostly underground. That said, Frank Harte, in his "Dublin Songs" has "puddle".