Horse's Confession, The

DESCRIPTION: "Come brother gelding, lend an ear And listen to my story... And it's for me you'll feel sorry." The horse has had three masters, each worse than the last. He's had hard times and has "good reason to complain, sir"
AUTHOR: Larry Gorman (1846-1917)
EARLIEST DATE: 1957 (Ives-DriveDullCareAway-PrinceEdwardIsland)
KEYWORDS: horse hardtimes
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ives-LarryGorman, pp. 25-27, 195, "The Horse's Confession" (1 text plus several fragments)
Roud #25126
File: LaGoHoCo

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