The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #151087   Message #3526467
Posted By: dick greenhaus
14-Jun-13 - 02:49 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Child Ballads: US Versions Part 6
Subject: RE: Origins: Child Ballads: US Versions Part 6
Steve-
In this case, what's the deal? I don't see the farmer gaining from it (unless you think that losing a scold is a what he bargained for. re animals: "He hitched his old sow and his cow to the plow And plowed his field, the Devil knows how"