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An' Parson Billy spoke the words that made us
man and wife, To run as double-header team along the trail of life. We had a combination feast, half weddin' dinner an' The other half Thanksgivin' an' I tell you it was
grand; An' everybody that was there allowed the dance
jest tuk The cake from any ranch event that they had ever
They all kep' sayin' Jack was wild, an' some allowed
that he Was hardly fit to share the life o' sich gal as me. But I was of a reckless turn, an' tol' 'em that I hoped To have success in tamin' him when I had got him
roped. There's quite a change of feelin' now, fer ever sence
the day, We j'ined our hands an' tuk the vows to make a
double play, He's proved as good a husban' as a woman ever got, An' all the gals is jealous of the thorrerbred I
The only thing that's rattled him was when the
Master sent Two great big bouncin' baby twins to us: the said
event Jest seemin' fer to break him up, him sayln', sort
0' gruff, That one sich infant music-box he thought was
quite enough;

E-Book - An Annotated Compendium of Old Time American Songs by James Alverson III