Mudcat Café message #2131448 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #104180   Message #2131448
Posted By: Dave the Gnome
22-Aug-07 - 05:47 PM
Thread Name: Yellow Clay
Subject: RE: Yellow Clay
Ahhhhhh - The Ragbone man used to give away donkey stones round our way - The link does seem to be moving back towards 'Yella Clay' being the stuff to clean steps with!

Geordie's right though - They are aall deid.

'Here's to us, wha's like us. There's nae many, they're aall deid!"

Main point being we probably will never know what the author had in mind. Let's leave it like that. After all a bit of mystery does us good:-)