looking for different songs (not at all on topic, really)

Judith Ridge Judith.Ridge at det.nsw.edu.au
Thu Sep 30 21:55:15 EDT 2004


> I don't think that can be right, unless the lyrics have been more
> substantially changed than is generally recognised. The standard
> version of the lyrics are quite clearly written for a male singer.
> (And for a single boy, for that matter: "Boys, you can give me a
> shine" doesn't really work.)
> 


I just googled it and several pages came up with "boy" singular. And of
course, there's "There's gonna be a certain party at the station, satin and
lace, I used to call funny face." So I think Paul is right on all counts!

Judith


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