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Thread #55420   Message #3289730
Posted By: Reinhard
12-Jan-12 - 11:39 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: The Old Bachelor
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: The Old Bachelor
On "An Evening with A.L. Lloyd" he ends the song with a little twist showing that the poor old bachelor had been taken for a ride:

8. On the old wife's advice we both went back to bed,
And under her instructions we fell to the trade
And before five months and a half day was going down
Well, she did bring down a fine strappin' son!