In the late 1960s or early 1970s the pop group Tyrannosaurus Rex (later T
Rex) with Marc Bolan produced a record with the title "My people were fair
and had sky in their hair, but now they're content to wear stars on their
I thought it was a quote from one of Tolkien's books, or perhaps one of Alan
Garner's, but I haven't been able to find it. Does anyone know if it is a
quote from those or other writers? Any coments about it?