“A Picnic”


"What's any better than a picnic? The victuals all on the ground, Flies in the buttermilk, bugs in the butter, And the skeeters humming around. Goin' down, children, Goin' down, I say, Goin' down, children, to have a holiday."


  1. BrownIII 191, "A Picnic" (1 text)
  2. Roud #15772
  3. BI, Br3191


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1923 (Brown)
Keywords: food nonballad
Found in: US(SE)