: Um ..... I could be being a little dim here
: (heh) and I hate to muddy the waters with
: 'original research', but I always heard it
: as 'morn star' .... the morning star being a
: name for Venus when it appears in the east
: before sunrise, thus giving it a kind of
: lurrrrrve angle. It certainly makes more
: sense that 'north star' and sounds closer
: than 'the sun'.
: Hope that shines a little light on ya, JE :)
: waxwing, don't I remember you from
: WeenieCampbell (going back some)?
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: Hi Ari, Received wisdom has the first line
: ending "...sun's about to shine".
: The dissident view has it as "...North
: Star's 'bout to shine". Can anyone
: shine some light on this question? Kind
: regards, the unenlightened JE.