Mudcat Café message #1718314 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #90548   Message #1718314
Posted By: Uncle_DaveO
14-Apr-06 - 04:46 PM
Thread Name: BS: Hobos, Bums and Tramps
Subject: RE: BS: Hobos, Bums and Tramps
One correction:

In "A beggin' I will go", the black patch is not on his "knee"; he has the black patch on his "e'e", that is, his eye. He pretends to be blind, to be more pitiful.

Dave Oesterreich