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From: "Edward Andrews" <>
Subject: Re: Blood Lines
Date: Sun, 2 Nov 1997 21:30:19 0
> From: "Hamish Spence" <>
> To: <>
> Cc: <>
> Subject: Re: Blood Lines
> Date: Sun, 2 Nov 1997 20:21:26 -0000
> What I am saying, Edward, and to you too, John, is that surely in a modern
> struggling for recognition and an equal place amongst the other European
> there is room for both views and that until we accept this, we will not be
> accepted by others.
Yes Hamish, this is a very good point. and one which I accept.
I do however worry that over emphasis on the romantic past will
distort people's views. and expectations.
If we want to put in in musical terms.
At one end there is the White Heather club, at the other there is
Neither represents the whole truth about Scotland, but an over
concentration on one distorts the whole view
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