“Bad Mind”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1963
Keywords: accusation nonballad
Found in: West Indies

Description

"In every home that you can find There are people who have bad mind. (x2) Certain bad mind that sit and lie, Sit and criticize people who go by." Other stanzas offer examples, e.g. "You kneel in your home to pray; They say a hypocrite you did play."

References

  1. Courlander-NFM, p. 74, (no title) (1 text)
  2. BI, CNFM074