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RE: [pepysdiary] Samuel Pepys song

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  • Terry Foreman
    Carol, That makes perfect sense in the context of the song s lyrics. I consider the puzzle resolved. I bet Phil will too. Thanks much for the clarification,
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 29, 2009
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      Carol,

      That makes perfect sense in the context of the song's lyrics.

      I consider the puzzle resolved. I bet Phil will too.

      Thanks much for the clarification,

      Terry


      At 10:54 AM 4/29/2009 +0100, you wrote:
      >I'm not sure that this advances matters very much but apparently "Samuel
      >Pepys" is Cockney rhyming slang for a feeling of unease ("the
      >creeps") although I've never heard it used in this way myself.
      >
      >Maybe the band has a MySpace page or similar through which you could
      >contact them?
      >
      >Carol
      >
      >
      >
      >________________________________
      >
      >From: pepysdiary@yahoogroups.com on behalf of Terry Foreman
      >Sent: Mon 27/04/2009 21:15
      >To: pepysdiary@yahoogroups.com
      >Subject: Re: [pepysdiary] Samuel Pepys song
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >
      >Phil,
      >
      >I know I'm not hip, but I'm stumped too.
      >
      >"It must be a British inside joke for those of a certain age" I say to meself.
      >
      >While looking online for clews, I ran across our very recognizable Pepys:
      >
      >http://www.revver.com/video/616592/punch-judy-plaque-covent-garden-london-uk/
      ><http://www.revver.com/video/616592/punch-judy-plaque-covent-garden-london-uk/>
      >
      >
      >Terry
      >
      >At 07:40 PM 4/27/2009 +0100, you wrote:
      > >Hi,
      > >
      > >A very tenuous relationship to Pepys, but I just came across this rock
      > >song called 'Samuel Pepys':
      > >http://www.reverbnation.com/controller/audio_player/external_player/song_
      > 1904983%2Csong_1904974%2Csong_1904977?no_resize=true
      > <http://www.reverbnation.com/controller/audio_player/external_player/song_1904983%2Csong_1904974%2Csong_1904977?no_resize=true>
      >
      > >
      > >I'm struggling to work out why on earth it contains the line "Coming
      > >over... I'm Samuel Pepys."
      > >
      > >
      > >--
      > >Phil Gyford
      > >http://www.gyford.com/ <http://www.gyford.com/>
      > >
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