Mudcat Café message #1005734 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #62257   Message #1005734
Posted By: Kevin Sheils
21-Aug-03 - 05:57 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: The Twang Man
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: The Twang Man
I've always heard (and sing) the line in the first verse as

"He loved a lovely maiden, as fair as any midge" (or occasionally "old midge")