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Posted By: GUEST,DonMeixner
27-Jul-08 - 11:30 PM
Thread Name: Ye Jacobites By Name -Meaning of a verse
Subject: RE: Ye Jacobites By Name -Meaning of a verse
I think that no one is considering the importance of "The state" in the lyric line.

To me that sounds like "He ?" should abandon any hope of affecting the government via war, armed attack or subterfuge.

Don