Don' Cher Look at Me, Ca'line
DESCRIPTION: "Don' cher look at me, Ca'line, Don' cher look at me! You done busted up many a po' niggah's hat, But you ain't a-goin' to bust up mine! Oh, it's hahd to love, An' it's mighty hahd to leave, But it's hahder to make up yo' mind."
EARLIEST DATE: 1925 (Scarborough)
KEYWORDS: love separation nonballad
FOUND IN: US
REFERENCES (1 citation):
Scarborough-OnTheTrailOfNegroFolkSongs, p. 273, "Don' Cher Look at Me, Ca'line" (1 short text, 1 tune)
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