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Posted By: Dave Sutherland
04-Mar-08 - 04:12 PM
Thread Name: Folk terminology
Subject: RE: Folk terminology
There is a lovley, boastful Newcastle song called "Billy Oliver's Ramble" where one of the stanzas goes:-
"And when aave hed a pint or two aall sing yes aall a sang,
I knaa some vary canny ones the're fowerty verses lang"
I always introduce it as it being his only redeeming feature.