DESCRIPTION: A verse is two couplets followed by "mama, daddy got that mobile blues." Verses are about car wrecks and driving 'mobiles. Then, you won't find "your loving daddy" till you "drop on down in Florida"
EARLIEST DATE: 1980 (USFlorida01)
KEYWORDS: travel death wreck nonballad wordplay technology
FOUND IN: US(SE)
Emmett Murray, "Mobile Blues" (on USFlorida01)
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