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 Post subject: Swing low sweet chariot
PostPosted: Sat Feb 04, 2017 12:41 pm 
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I have always wondered why the dreadful dirge has been sung at English rugby matches and this article explains a lot including why it is totally inappropriate

http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/com ... 05568.html

Some chap on BBC news claiming he started it in 1960 got me googling!


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