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Thread #108085   Message #2245855
Posted By: Susan of DT
26-Jan-08 - 09:42 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Silkie (as sung by Anne Lister)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Silkie (as sung by Anne Lister)
The gunner shoots the two seals (silkies), father and son, not the woman. Silkies (Selchies) are mythical critters that are shapechangers who can appear as humans or seals.