The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #2173   Message #3412917
Posted By: Sugwash
02-Oct-12 - 04:48 AM
Thread Name: Origins: Poverty Knock
Subject: RE: Origins: Poverty Knock
I learnt the Cock and the Ass from Mick Haywood, I believe Mike Harding got it from the same source.

I've always thought it was Irish in origin, but when I sang it in a pub in Culfin it was met with total stunned silence that only needed some tumble weed to complete the scene.

Andy Sugden