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Thread #162666   Message #3945176
Posted By: Jim Carroll
20-Aug-18 - 11:57 AM
Thread Name: New Book: Folk Song in England
Subject: RE: New Book: Folk Song in England
"Mr Carroll "
My unfriendliness was based on being called Agenda driven and untrustworthy
Up to then I had o problem with you
Joe appears not to have notice behaviour like ths from you and others
let it pass

" but there is nothing to prove that this is the case."
THere is everything to suggest it is based on actual facts - the ruins of 'Tifties Mill is a mile or so outside Fyvie, there is a huge stone in the exterior wall of the church mentioning the miller (been there-done that) and locals have uncover a
n cleared a marked grave for the daughter
For a newcomer who refuses to tell us who he/she is or what you've done, your dismissal of other peoples' opinions and knowledge is.... what's the word I'm looking for?
I've researched this ballad as have many others before me
I think we're finished here