The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #58054 Message #916658
Posted By: McGrath of Harlow
23-Mar-03 - 05:55 PM
Thread Name: Chord Req: Danny Deever (Kipling/Bellamy)
Subject: RE: Meanings, Kipling army song
Peter Bellamy put a tune to it and sang it, so it's a song now. (Well, other people had put tunes to it before, but he was the one who knew what he was doing when it came to that kind of thing.)
The point is, "Files" - assuming I'm right - isn't one person, it's a whole bunch of people on parade talking out of the side of their mouths. "Silence in the ranks!"