The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30033   Message #895411
Posted By: GUEST,Q
21-Feb-03 - 03:34 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Deep Blue Sea
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: deep blue sea
A version with audio is at Max Hunter, Deep Blue Sea
The verses silver spade, golden chain and silver shroud have been used in several old songs, including "Old Blue," and are used here as filler. They stem from old spirituals and southern hymns.