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Thread #113060   Message #2399078
Posted By: Joe_F
27-Jul-08 - 09:04 PM
Thread Name: Ye Jacobites By Name -Meaning of a verse
Subject: RE: Ye Jacobites By Name -Meaning of a verse
Surely, in context, the "man undone" is James II? At any rate, I always took the lines to mean "He's lost: can't you see that? So bloody well stop trying to rehabilitate him; let him be lost in peace."