[Dixielandjazz] Doctor Jazz - Jelly Roll Morton.
Fri, 27 Sep 2002 15:25:08 -0700
John Farrell wrote:
> At this rate somebody will be
> claiming that "She'll Be Coming Round The Mountain" is really about sex.
the way we sing it in one band I am in would sure qualify ;-)
I mean, just look at the lyrics:
"She'll Be Coming,"
"riding six white horses,"
"eatin chicken 'n' dumplings,"
"have to sleep with Grandpa,"
(plus we add a few more verses...)
remember that song lyrics have often reflected more than what you might think about
the morals and culture of the times they were written. even many so-called nursery
rhymes are based on political gossip, sexual hijinks among royals and other juicy
> How about some hard evidence in support of your argument Steve?
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