Mudcat Café message #928183 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: mariamaroo
07-Apr-03 - 06:52 PM
Thread Name: Greensleeves History of
Subject: RE: Greensleeves History of
About the green sleeves, I'm fascinated that the explanation I got from my mother that it was high-ranking, high class women who wore green on their sleeves, and that the poor guy couldn't have her because he was just a lower class peasant. My mother was well known for revisionist history.