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Posted By: GUEST,Martin Ryan
06-Nov-18 - 12:24 PM
Thread Name: Which Irish Troubles Songs are Offensive
Subject: RE: Which Irish Troubles Songs are Offensive
Incidentally....

The "green linnet" may be green - but it's not a linnet! It refers to the species generally called "greenfinch"

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