Re: The Flat Earth?

Clive D.W. Feather (
Wed, 3 May 1995 16:06:19 GMT

In article <>,
Bob Casanova <> wrote:
>> The legend lives on from the Chippewa on down,
>> of the big lake they called Gitchegoomee.
>> The lake it is said never gives up its dead,
>> when the winds of November come early.
> Actually, "when the skies of November turn gloomy.", but who's counting...
>> -- Gordon Lightfoot, "The Wreck of the Edmond Fitzgerald"

Actually, I think both wordings occur at different points, but I haven't
heard it for several months. [Here's a co-incidence: I only ever hear it
on the radio when I'm in the San Jose area.]

Clive D.W. Feather | If you lie to the compiler, it will get its revenge. | - Henry Spencer