Re: [Slovak-World] OT - Warshing cloze
- Wow! That is poetry from the Ozarks. Great, I loved it!
At 08:54 PM 9/30/2003 -0400, you wrote:
>In a message dated 9/30/03 8:24:21 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> > What about Warshing Cloze philosophy --- any comments???
> yep. this is my contribution:
>More on Warshing Cloze
>the pants and the sox..
>we pounded on rox...
>since the stream was still ice
>we pounded them twice
>then hung 'em on the lines
>out back 'tween the pines ...
>in the winter, the clothes
>we put back on.. (still froze)
>in the summer was better ..
>cause we had better wedder
>in the breeze the clothes flyz
>cause thats how they dryz.
>washing clothes was not funny in the year 1820
>and we are lucky as can be... washing clothes in '03
>i am embarrassed to send this. hahahahahaha
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- Wow, this was truly roughing it.
In a message dated 10/1/03 9:11:14 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> Laverne, You were truly a pioneer, but I lived in a cave on top of the[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
> mountain, and when the snows got too deep, we made a toboggan and sledded
> all the way down. The problem was we never figured how to make that
> toboggan go back up hill. So, that is how summer homes (summer caves) came
> about. Once we went down, we stayed down. When the snows melted we went
> back up to our Summer home which was a cave on top of the mountain. If any
> bears took over our cave, we would have to dispatch him, because bears
> don't have any squatters rights. Of course, we used the bears hide for
> clothes and ate the meat. Those were the days! Oh, by the way, we didn't
> wash the hides, we wore them up to the point when they fell off of our
> bodies. Then I went hunting for a new fur coat.