Posted by James Briggs on June 15, 2005
In Reply to: Fifteen men on a dead man's chest posted by Amanda on June 15, 2005
: What does "fifteen men on a dead man's chest" mean?
It's part of a lyric of song, like a sea shanty. The 'chest' is probably a treasure chest. Go to http://ingeb.org/songs/fifteenm.html%20for%20much%20more%20detail.