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by IMM
Mon Mar 01, 2010 12:24 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Thoughts on Olympic Ceremonies
Replies: 6
Views: 1358

Re: Thoughts on Olympic Ceremonies

While watching the opening ceremonies, I was thinking that we should all have chipped in for snowboarding lessons for Leonard. ;-)
by IMM
Sun Feb 28, 2010 2:53 am
Forum: News
Topic: Interesting read
Replies: 8
Views: 1775

Re: Interesting read

and thank you IMM,
"your link" works just fine.
Someone should put that one up in the 'puzzles part' of the Everything Else section of this board! :)
by IMM
Sun Feb 28, 2010 12:12 am
Forum: News
Topic: Interesting read
Replies: 8
Views: 1775

Re: Interesting read

by IMM
Fri Feb 19, 2010 9:35 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: A short history of "Hallelujah" - lyrics, versions, oddities
Replies: 42
Views: 219382

Re: A short history of "Hallelujah" - lyrics, versions, oddities

The word "outdrew" is often used in the context of a gunfight between cowboys in western films: it means drawing one's gun out of the holster and firing it before one's opponent can do the same. Hope this helps! What's the man in the white hat to do? When I was younger(early 60's), there was a comm...
by IMM
Wed Feb 17, 2010 2:12 am
Forum: Leonard Cohen's music
Topic: A short history of "Hallelujah" - lyrics, versions, oddities
Replies: 42
Views: 219382

Re: A short history of "Hallelujah" - lyrics, versions, oddities

As in most good poetry, there is room for interpretation, and layers of meaning, but, perhaps there is no reference to Samson? The line She broke your throne, and she cut your hair 'may' be a reference to one (or more) of the "long-haired kings" of the Davidic line. Just a thought from someone who's...

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