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Greensleeves – (un)Traditional Song

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Greensleeves is my favorite Christmas song. OK, technically Greensleeves is not a Christmas song, it’s a song about somebody’s lover or a prostitute, but somebody once wrote religious lyrics to the tune and called it “What Child is This?” 90% of the time you hear the tune it is an instrumental and called Greensleeves.  So yeas, I guess I like listening to songs about illicit love at this time of year. Continue reading