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    I remember that.....and I have always been a Lightfoot fan.



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    It's a good song and a pretty interesting story if you research it a bit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cidp24 View Post
    It's a good song and a pretty interesting story if you research it a bit.

    Yes it is, it's a fascinating story. Here's a nice article about the Mariners Church in Detroit that's referenced in the song, Gordon Lightfoot performed that song at the church during the 10 year memorial service for the Edmund Fitzgerald.

    Mariners’ Church of Detroit - Hour Detroit - November 2010 - Detroit, MI




 

 

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