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    RIP Mary Travers

    Thank you for the great music....you will be missed
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    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    Mary of Peter, Paul and Mary
    We cannot solve problems with the same level of consciousness that created them. A.E.

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    Ah.... I never knew her last name.
    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    Is it appropriate to play a little Puff the magic dragon in honor?

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    Quote Originally Posted by UnsafeAlpine View Post


    Is it appropriate to play a little Puff the magic dragon in honor?
    yes.

    “I am deadened and heartsick beyond words to consider a life without Mary Travers and honored beyond my wildest dreams to have shared her spirit and her career.” - Paul Stookey

    “It was, as Mary always was, honest and completely authentic,” he said. “That’s the way she sang, too; honestly and with complete authenticity.” - Paul Yarrow

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    I was fortunate enough to see them perform at the Puyallup Fair several years ago
    We cannot solve problems with the same level of consciousness that created them. A.E.

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    RIP Mary. Thanks for all you gave to us.
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    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sCh31dGzO9c"]Puff[/ame]

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    ^ I had that on 45 as a kid...fond memories

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    Hey guyz? Guyz? Wait up!! Siu Blue Wind's Avatar
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    That song was about drugs. Tainted my childhood forever after I found out!!

    Too bad she is gone though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    That song was about drugs. Tainted my childhood forever after I found out!!

    Too bad she is gone though.

    According to her,, in interviews I'd see and read, as well as the fellows. The song was not about drugs or weed. That song LONG preceded those times.

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    The world is a little colder, a little darker today.
    I grew up listening to Peter Paul & Mary, have seen them
    multiple times and saw Mary as a solo artist a few times,
    for me, PP&M along with Phil Ochs, Pete Seeger, and a few others defined
    the early 60's for me.

    Siu, Puff the Magic dragon is decidedly NOT about drugs.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    That song was about drugs.
    only if you spin it backwards
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgoat View Post
    only if you spin it backwards
    or listen to it after burning one.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    or listen to it after burning one.
    or both
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    Suddenly very very sad. RIP Mary.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    That song was about drugs. Tainted my childhood forever after I found out!!

    Too bad she is gone though.
    The people who think it's about drugs generally haven't actually listened to the lyrics. It's about growing up and losing your imagination.
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