Puddleglum’s Misery barndance

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One setting

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X: 1
T: Puddleglum's Misery
R: barndance
M: 4/4
L: 1/8
K: Amin
|:(3G^F=F|E2 e2 ^d2 =d2|cBAB c2 BA|^GEGB eBGE|
AEAc ecAc|E2e2 ^d2=d2|cBAB c2 BA|^GEGB edcB|(3ABA ^GB A2:|
K:G
|:(3cBA|G2g2f2=f2|edcd e2 dc|BGBd gdBd|cBcd edcA|
G2g2f2=f2|edcd e3z|(3EFE ^DE edcB|(3ABA ^GB A2:|

Four comments

Puddleglum’s Misery

Here’s a real screwball tune by John Kirkpatrick http://www.johnkirkpatrick.co.uk/home.asp that’s a lot of fun. I’ve known it for years but I don’t play it at sessions often. It’s a closet fav of some of my friends, very fun to play.

The Silver Chair

Well, he obviously must’ve been reading C.S. Lewis when he wrote this one! =D

And in case that previous comment didn’t make any sense, I’m referring to "The Silver Chair" from C.S. Lewis’ children’s series, The Chronicles of Narnia. Puddleglum is one of the main characters in that book, a marsh-wiggle in fact. 😉

Respect-a-wiggle!!!

Puddleglum’s Misery set

Bob Walser recorded it on Landlocked, and paired as the second tune it with Captain’s Hornpipe.