Mudcat Café message #3343965 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #22617   Message #3343965
Posted By: GUEST,Lighter
27-Apr-12 - 08:33 AM
Thread Name: Origin: High Germany
Subject: RE: Origin: High Germany
Anyone can make up a song.

Not everyone can or wishes to make up a song in the diction of fashionable literature or according to the structural conventions of printed balladry.

"When they had the least to sing about": touching but uninformative.