The Max Hunter Folk Song Collection

The Gray Cat on the Tennessee Farm

Cat. #1588 (MFH #1041) - As sung by Swing and Turn Jubilee, Springfield, Missouri on November 6, 1976

VERSE 1
Well, look to th man, the man at th well
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CHORUS:
Well, th big cat spit in th little cat's eye
Little cat, little cat, don't you cry
--- --- -- --- an' we'll all take a dram
I'm gonna tell ya pretty Polly Ann

VERSE 2
Cows in th pasture, hogs in th pen
Th sheeps in th meadow an' th --- --- --

VERSE 3
Hams in th smoke house, cheese on th wal
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VERSE 4
Horse in th stable, my money in my pocket
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