The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #4074   Message #33305
Posted By: DrWord
24-Jul-98 - 10:39 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Wildwood Flower / I'll Twine 'Mid the ...
Subject: RE:
Just a thought ... it doesn't help with the botany, but Homer & Jethro used to take this song off:

Oh my flower of the wildwood was skinny and tall 'Cept for her adam's apple, she had no shape at all I can still see her there, sittin' under the trees Tying knots in her stockings, so's it look like she had knees ...

&c &c. Dennis