Jeffrey M. Boatfield - Jeffrey Montagu Boatfield was born in Sudbury, Middlesex, on 25 March 1924, the son of Stanley Edgar Boatfield (1888-1959) and his wife Sophia Clara (nee Gr...
Sunday, 26 December 2010
This aye night
Actually it's not "This Ay Nicht", which I really like because it's all doomy winter and has that line in it about fire and sleet and candlelight. (The real line is "and fleet", ie floor-space, which makes more sense - but we like "sleet" and so do the Baebes.) But this song is "Tam Lin", which is equally faerie-dusted and comes from the Mediæval Bæbes' album Mirabilis. So that's why.