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The Weedy Lady
passes on a humorous tale about a mountain farmer's son and and certain kind of
- ahem - service:
A fellow called the other day and wanted to know if I'd heard the story about
the mountain farmer who got in his pickup and drove several miles to a
neighboring farm and knocked on the farmhouse door. A young boy about 12 opened
"Is yer paw home?" the farmer asked.
"No sir he ain't," the boy replied. "He went to town."
"Well said the farmer, is yer maw here?"
"No, she ain't here neither. She went to town with paw."
"How about your brother, Joe, is he here?"
"He went with maw and paw."
The farmer stood there for a few minutes, shifting from one foot to the other
and mumbling to himself.
"Is there anything I can do fer ya?", the boy inquired politely. "I know
where all the tools are, if you want to borry one. Or maybe I could take a
message fer paw."
"Well," said the farmer uncomfortably. "I really wanted to talk to yer paw.
It's about your brother Joe getting my daughter, Pearly Mae, pregnant."
The boy considered for a moment. "You would have to talk to pa about that", he
finally conceded. "But if it helps you any, I know that pa charges $50 for
the bull and $25 for the boar hog but I really don't know how much he gets for