“The Complications of Life”

Author: probably assembled by John Daniel Vass
Earliest date: 1958 (collected by Shellans from John Daniel Vass)
Keywords: hardtimes animal dog chickens mother humorous wife marriage separation army farming
Found in: US(SE)

Description

"This life here is a mixture of its troubles and its joys, All the way to ripe old age from tiny girls and boys; With many complications...." The singer tells of courting girls, of music, of toys, farm animals, a bad marriage, life's other trials

References

  1. Shellans, pp. 45-46, "The Complications of Life" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. Roud #7328
  3. BI, Shel045