The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #18975   Message #191162
Posted By: dick greenhaus
07-Mar-00 - 11:28 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Alternate Red River Valley
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Alternate Red River Valley
In one of the versions in which the male is leaving, there's the immortal (and, to me, unsingable) line:

Can I leave her behind, unprotected...