My Old Pinto Pal
DESCRIPTION: The singer declares "I'm headin' once more for the prairie;" he longs for and recalls the joys of cowboy life. But his pinto pal is old; he decides to set the tired horse free, for it is "dearer to me than a gal," and "not once have I known you to fail"
EARLIEST DATE: 1973
KEYWORDS: horse cowboy freedom
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Ohrlin-HBT 89, "My Old Pinto Pal" (1 text, 1 tune)
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