“O Bud”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1941 (Warner)
Keywords: work
Found in: US(SE)

Description

"I don't like no farmer's rule, says, 'Get up in the morning With the dog-goned mule.' Oh Bud, Bud, Bud, Bud, O Bud." "I'm going up the maple, Coming down the pine, Looking for a woman Got a rambling mind."

Supplemental text

O Bud
  Partial text(s)

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From Anne Warner, Traditional American Folk Songs from the Anne &
Frank Warner Collection, #175, p. 393. From the singing of
J. B Sutton of North Carolina, 1941.

I don't like no farmer's rule, says,
"Get up in the morning
With the dog-goned mule."
O Bud, Bud, Bud, Bud, O Bud.

(1 additional stanza)

References

  1. Warner 175, "O Bud" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. ST Wa175 (Partial)
  3. Roud #7491
  4. BI, Wa175