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    January 16, 2007

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    Stefan Weisman

    As a composer who set this story to music (it's available on my website), I totally agree with this assessment. I still recall the first time this song was sung in a workshop, and the way that the singer and listeners said that they wondered about the meaning of the beginning...it is indeed lulling...but then everyone remarked about the surprising power the story held over them by its conclusion.

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