What is the song 'Fernando' by 'Abba' About?

abba - ABBA Group.
India
December 18, 2009 11:30am CST
It's a beautiful song and I am just curious about the main character of the song.
1 response
@veganbliss (3900)
• Adelaide, Australia
31 Mar 16
He's a soldier returned from the Spanish Civil War. Many groups at the time, especially European ones, liked to sing & perform historical events, often in a unique & interesting, emotional light.