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Posted By: GUEST,guest
16-Mar-10 - 06:04 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Montrose (Steeleye Span)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Montrose (Steeleye Span)
It's not "But the grim journey the ministers put Montrose in a cell", it's "but the grim Geneva ministers put Montrose in a cell", a reference to the Puritan opponents of the Royalists, who had their ideological roots in the Protestant Calvinism that took early root in Geneva.