The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #172203   Message #4168750
Posted By: leeneia
28-Mar-23 - 02:52 PM
Thread Name: Origins: The Cowboy's Dream
Subject: RE: Origins: The Cowboy's Dream
I've folk-processed the song to suit myself, and I've thrown that verse out entirely.

Modern cattlemen don't brand the cattle anymore. It's inhumane and unhealthy, so I find it hard to picture angels or angel-agents doing it.