Wasn't there a Stephen Fawstah type ditty about
"O the moon shines bright on my old Kentucky home"
Awwh Stephen Fawstah with that wunnaful mewsik of
the Ol' Souse.
From: Rickard A. Parker [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Tuesday, October 28, 2003 10:19 AM
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Subject: Re: Waste land - A question about Mrs. Porter
> Thank you for asking... about Waste Land
> I would be interested in knowing more about the following 3 lines:
> O the moon shone bright on Mrs. Porter
> And on her daughter
> They wash their feet in soda water
> (From Waste land written in 1922)
My website has a bit about this. It even has links to midi sound files
and copies of the sheetmusic (I hope they are still active, checking
as many links that I have is a real chore.)
P.S. - please cut all the unneeded part of the digest when sending
mail to the list.