This wasn’t one of my favorites until I heard this version by the Barenaked Ladies and Sarah McLachlan a couple of years ago. Now I have always been amused by noticing how the meaning of the song and title can change depending on whether and where you put a comma. Is it “God rest ye, merry gentlemen,” ‘God rest ye merry, gentlemen,” or “God rest ye merry gentlemen?” Think about it.

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