October 14, 2012



The South is filled with lots of sayings. If someone says, "a hit dog will holler," it means your toes were just crushed because someone told you about yourself.  If you're being blessed out, it has nothing to do with the Bible. When a woman is living on the flowerbeds of Eve, she's lazy and getting handouts from suspicious donors.  These sayings conjure fond memories of my elders as they sat on the front porch of my childhood home shucking corn, shelling peas, or gathering to...

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