“Poor Married Man”


"You may talk about the joys of the sweet honeymoon... But almost every case they're gone too soon." The troubles and burdens of the married man are listed; "You can tell by his clothes wherever he goes That he is a poor married man."

Cross references


  1. BrownIII 309, "Poor Married Man" (1 text plus a fragment)
  2. Roud #16861
  3. BI, Br3309


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1922 (Brown)
Found in: US(SE)