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Thread #120890   Message #3372693
Posted By: MGM·Lion
06-Jul-12 - 01:15 AM
Thread Name: New Penguin Book of English Folk Song
Subject: RE: New Penguin Book of English Folk Song
Slight drift?

Bob Copper once said that he & his cousin Ron hated that 'Victorian tear-jerker' when they were children; so when one of the older family members would be singing it, they would sit in the corner together rendering the chorus as "Oh, the miserable row, Oh the miserable row!"

~M~