|I want to look inside your head!|
|We'll go down in history!|
Elayne anticipates the onset of cooler seasons ...
|Soon I'll hear old Winter's song ...|
Once more we explored the recurring conundrum, "What is a folk song?"
An example was given suggesting that any song that refers to solicitation, rejection of amorous overtures followed by murder, concealment of a corpse, and a talking bird would qualify.
Songs about nightingales fit the genre too ...
|... don't you hear the sweet song?|
Oh, and then there's songs about trains ...
|... upside-down the engine turned!|
Next week we'll have to pick up on the death theme, execution, bodily dismemberment, maritime disasters, cross-dressing crew members, hunting with hounds ... oh, and something Scottish, please, for Maggie.