Mudcat Café message #3047151 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #25358   Message #3047151
Posted By: Joe_F
05-Dec-10 - 07:41 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Go Tell Aunt Rhody
Subject: RE: Origins: Go Tell Aunt Rhody
As I learned it from my mother ca. 1940, it contained the odd stanza

    She died a-laughing,...
    'Cause she'd lost her head.