Mudcat Café message #2278074 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: Waddon Pete
03-Mar-08 - 06:43 AM
Thread Name: Folk terminology
Subject: RE: Folk terminology
".....he's doing a 97-verse ballad"

I must say I've never heard the phrase used in this way...mayhap I've been lucky! It is used differently in our neck of the woods, (see my posting near the top of the thread).

Some songs are long while others just seem that way!

Best wishes,

Peter