East of the Border
DESCRIPTION: "East of the border, over Canterbury way, there on a neighboring block To boost my tally I did stray. Nearby rifle shots told me That I must not stay, East of the border, over Canterbury way."
EARLIEST DATE: 2009 (GarlandFaces-NZ)
KEYWORDS: hunting New Zealand humorous
REFERENCES (1 citation):
GarlandFaces-NZ, p. 291, "(East of the Border)" (1 short text)
cf. "South of the Border" (tune)
cf. "Dear Old New Zealand" (tune)
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