Mudcat Café message #277763 The Mudcat Café TM
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Posted By: GUEST,leeneia
14-Aug-00 - 07:17 PM
Thread Name: Songs of hope and optimism
Subject: RE: BS: Songs of hope and optimism
The group Metamora recorded a song telling the true story of Megan Murphy, a Colorado woman who risked her life to stop a runaway coach and horses at a historic tourist site in 1976. She was badly hurt but survived.

Everytime I sing it I get a lump in my throat and I salute the best impulses in humanity.