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Offline Michael Alexander

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Oranjemund The Town I Loved So Well!
« on: October 11, 2017, 11:25:47 AM »
So back in the Seventies & Eighties, My folks would sing/play a lot of Folk of Irish and Scottish Folk Music around the bar/Braai/kitchen .

I was listening to the words of one of those songs recently and it got me to thinking how even though the lyrics refer to the troubles in Northern Ireland, there were parts that had reference to my current situation where after forty odd years of living in Oranjemund, things were about to change, but the memories not...


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« Last Edit: October 11, 2017, 11:28:47 AM by Michael Alexander »
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Re: Oranjemund The Town I Loved So Well!
« Reply #1 on: October 12, 2017, 04:13:56 PM »
Thank you Michael for the pic and the video . I enjoyed .And as you mentioned . One thing that nobody can take from you is your memories.

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Re: Oranjemund The Town I Loved So Well!
« Reply #2 on: October 16, 2017, 12:50:46 PM »
Michael - a superb recording of the song " the town I loved so well " was done by Phil Coulter & singer Nathan Carter