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Thread #151940   Message #3551760
Posted By: GUEST,henryp
22-Aug-13 - 11:30 AM
Thread Name: Linen Industry Songs
Subject: RE: Linen Industry Songs
The Lint Pullin'

When I was young and pulled at lint, I was handsome, spry and trig.
I always kept in temper wi' the lass was on my rig.
And if the pullers chanced to kemp, no matter wha was late,
I ay took special caution that my lass was never beat.

Sam Henry's Songs of the People
Edited by Gale Huntington; Revised by Lani Herrman
Geographical index prepared with the help of John Moulden