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Thread #13335 Message #806249
Posted By: Mr Red
18-Oct-02 - 02:10 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: fiddler's green - different version
Subject: RE: fiddler's green - different version
You got it. In it should be then. But the author should be the authority, --- usually.
It's like "When We Go Rolling Home", is it rich men in their fine array, or finery.
The mark of a true folk song is that we think it has been around a long time and the versions proliferate. The swiftness of the changes is what helps us to that conclusion. IMHO