Mudcat Café message #34612 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #6015   Message #34612
Posted By: BSeed
10-Aug-98 - 03:23 PM
Thread Name: Greensleeves ... Whence the name?
Subject: RE: GREENSLEEVES ... Whence the name?
I read somewhere that "Greensleeves" was a kind of nickname given to London prostitutes who took their customers to the park and ended ub with grass stains on the elbows of their sleeves. I've heard this strongly disputed, as well, I must admit.--seed