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Posted By: Les in Chorlton
03-Dec-07 - 04:01 AM
Thread Name: Songs for the Winter Solstice
Subject: RE: Songs for the Winter Solstice
Anne,

I don't know what your friends' family know so that's it really.

In the wider world of folk, folksong, folk custom, folklore call it what you will, people say all kinds of things about what has happened and what the origins might be. The more I read the more a find that a lot of assumptions have been made and endlessly repeated without much evidence.

That's it really