Dressed up
Language: English 
I had ma clothes cleaned
Just like new.
I put 'em on but
I still feels blue.

I bought a new hat,
Sho is fine,
But I wish I had back that
Old gal o' mine.

I got new shoes, --
They don't hurt ma feet,
But ain't got nobody
For to call me sweet.

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Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2008-08-27
Line count: 12
Word count: 54