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Re: Chirality - Flanders and Swann

  • Subject: Re: Chirality - Flanders and Swann
  • From: "Nick Miller" <ncmiller@orcon.net.nz>
  • Date: Thu, 03 Nov 2011 08:54:51 +1300

Sounds reasonable - you might call it the 'fruit-cake construct'....
Nick Miller

Rotorua, New Zealand


> Isn't it interesting that a fair percentage of this modest list is
> familiar, fans even, of these two jolly folks from 50 years ago!
> It's
> somewhat an age thing and a little not, since younger people may
> not
> have ever been exposed, but I know of many folks my age who haven't
> a
> clue about who these guys are. One might postulate that a certain
> mental construct leans one toward both F & S type songs and
> growing
> fancy plants. Too many variables to prove one way or another, but
> fun
> to think about.
> 
> By the way, the Madeira song is sort of on the edge.
> 
> Ted Held.
> 
> On Mon, Oct 31, 2011 at 4:19 PM, Nick Miller <ncmiller@orcon.net.nz>
> wrote:
> > As a kid I was taken to a live performance by them, when they
> toured this country.  They are
> > still great favourites in our household, to this day.
> > Nick Miller
> > Rotorua, New Zealand.
> >
> >  > "So follow me, follow. Down to the hollow.
> >> And there let us wallow in glorious mud."
> >>
> >> I was introduced to Flanders and Swann many years by a animal
> >> physiologist
> >> with whom I was working as Project Assistance when I was an
> >> undergraduate at
> >> the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.  They could make us
> laugh
> >> without
> >> resorting to crude language!  But I guess I date myself.
> >>
> >>
> >> Don Martinson
> >> Milwaukee, Wisconsin
> >>
> >> mailto:llmen@wi.rr.com
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> On 10/31/11 1:33 PM, "Theodore Held"
> <oppenhauser2001@gmail.com>
> >> wrote:
> >>
> >> > Don,
> >> >
> >> > How interesting that someone on this list besides me is
> familiar
> >> with
> >> > this song. I say familiar in the sense that I have the
> recording
> >> and
> >> > remembered it right away when I read the lyrics. But I had
> not
> >> thought
> >> > of it in quite some time. Thanks for bringing it to mind
> again.
> >> >
> >> > For the rest of the afternoon I'll be humming, "Mud, mud,
> >> glorious
> >> > mud, nothing quite like it for cooling the blood."
> >> >
> >> > Ted.
> >>
> >>
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