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Thread #35062   Message #4061936
Posted By: Herga Kitty
28-Jun-20 - 06:17 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Idlers and Skivers (Keith Marsden)
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Idlers and Skivers (Keith Marsden)
We were wandering round Swanage one September afternoon on the Friday afternoon shortly before the folk festival started, and in the window of the Oxfam shop we spied two books on display and obviously aimed at folk festival visitors. One was "Picking Sooty Blackberries", and the other was the Tom Lewis Songbook. The prices for the two of them amounted to less than a tenner. Derek had lost custody of his copy of "Picking Sooty Blackberries" in his second divorce, so it was like manna from heaven....