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Thread #96374   Message #4005908
Posted By: meself
26-Aug-19 - 10:45 AM
Thread Name: Folklore: significance of huckleberries
Subject: RE: Folklore: significance of huckleberries
It seems to me that some years back, someone on this site said that she had grown up somewhere in the Southern states, and that 'huckleberry friend' was a familiar term there - the idea being that your huckleberry friend was the person you went picking huckleberries with. I'm sure I didn't make that up, because it comes into my head whenever I hear Moon River ....