Loop text dating
And therein lies the first chapter of the nightmare.Software and services needs a longer runway to build up its revenue (let alone the profit, I’m curious to see the respective margins between hardware sales and acting as a content reseller), and that runway is built on sales of the i Phone.First, I would like to thank you for posting this song.However, I would like to point out that you are missing about half the lyrics.They built a camp on the Mason-Dixon Line, historic land where values shine, o Horseshoe your memories will 'err be mine, in the Loop of the Octoraro Bend.The sun comes up over Flag Pole Hill, where Old Glory flew and is flying proudly still, and we'll march to the call at the end of the day in the Loop of the Octoraro Bend.The tune was the title track of Bob's 1979 Folk-Legacy album, Beaucatcher Farewell.The album has recently be re-released on CD, and sheet music for the tune is posted in Bob's online songbook at
Several years ago, Bob was notified by a fellow musician than his tune, "Beaucatcher Farewell," had been used as the setting for a Boy Scout text, "In the Loop of the Octoraro Bend." The attached pdf file has the correspondence, including a copy of the letter by the lyricist that is posted on your site along with the lyrics.Believe me, these two are scientists - not the least bit musical or poetic.The dig did, however, inspire the lyrics to the song, if only indirectly.A note from Kevin Grewell: Dear Scout Songs, I am writing to you concerning a song entitled "In the Loop of the Octoraro Bend" which is posted on your web site.
I am the author of the lyrics to the song (with Vance Hein, who deserves credit for the idea of the song, and who helped edit the song and provided a few lyrics).
No individual has taken credit for this song, but it has been variously attributed to several origins.