Mary Travers of Peter, Paul and Mary dead at 72

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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qu_rItLPTXc&feature=related]YouTube - Peter, Paul and Mary -Puff The Magic Dragon[/ame]
     
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    Puff the Magic Dragon always makes me cry.

    Does that make me a wuss?
     
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    I liked the trio. I remember singing their songs on the school bus. Many hours of enjoyment over the years. Thank you Mary.
     
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    Puff makes me cry too... can't even listen to it since I had my son.

    I love this one, though....

    [youtube]<object width="425" height="344"><param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/Fa3h3pnhg8s&hl=en&fs=1&"></param><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"></param><param name="allowscriptaccess" value="always"></param><embed src="http://www.youtube.com/v/Fa3h3pnhg8s&hl=en&fs=1&" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" allowscriptaccess="always" allowfullscreen="true" width="425" height="344"></embed></object>[/youtube]
     
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    They took Henry John Deutschendorf, Jr. aka John Denver's song, and made it a smash hit.
     
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    I didn't know John Denver wrote it until I googled it just now. Interesting factoid.

    It was also one of my favorites to play on the guitar.
     
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    that is sad, i loved Peter, Paul, and Mary.
     
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    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xpIh68Kh_-s]YouTube - PETER, PAUL & MARY ~ The Great Mandela ~[/ame]
     

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