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"Down Yonder" Luke Barker says... Drive 'em to Drink

Down Yonder - Luke Barker says... Drive them to Drink      A woman may not be able t' lead a man t' water, but some kin drive 'em t' drink.
     Thars one o' two things a woman kin do t' a man, thats make a fool out o' a man er a man out o' a fool.

Translation for city slickers (non-hill people):

     A woman may not be able to lead a man to water, but some can drive them to drink.
     There is one or two things a woman can do to a man, that's make a fool out of a man, or a man out of a fool.

March 24th, 1933

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