'And of finding a father-in-law who is a capital fellow and a liberal good old boy
. Still, I had other prospects washed and combed into my childish head when it was washed and combed for me, and I took them to a public school when I washed and combed it for myself, and I am here without them, and thus I am a disappointed man.'
Their humour and wry chemistry give a dignified gloss to a standard tale of two good old boys
rediscovering self-worth in later life.
Just two good old boys
, Never meanin' no harm, Beats all you ever saw, Been in trouble with the law.
And in Cajun country, the good old boys
treat redfish (or red drum) like filet mignon.
Newman began recording in 1968 with a self-titled album and then, through the 1970s, released other acclaimed albums, including 12 Songs, Sail Away and Good Old Boys
He teams up with a local sheriff to hunt down the good old boys
Newman staples like his timeless Louisiana 1927 -- the much-covered factual song about the highly controversial "Great Mississippi Flood" -- may be 40 years old (it was written for the Good Old Boys
album in 1974) but it has a profound resonance -- particularly given the writer's long familial association with New Orleans -- in the Katrina calamity of 10 years ago, an event which is still the most costly natural disaster in US history and casts a shadow to this day.
Disguised as the "jester" who stole Elvis Pressley's crown, Dylan pops up often in the song, but does no more to pin it down than Jack Flash (Mick Jagger?) or the good old boys
drinking whiskey and rye at every chorus.
"We were just good old boys
driving pickups and whatnot.
"I won't be just one of the good old boys
on Beacon Hill.
It is still the 'Good Old Boys
' club that runs businesses in Oman and, in equal part, government establishments.
Los Angeles, CA, April 26, 2012 --(PR.com)-- The National College for DUI Defense is a "racket" that denies certification to women and minorities, and is a group dominated by a select-few "Good Old Boys
" attorneys claim in Federal Court, in Case Grant Et.
A board of four or five reeks of the good old boys
network, particularly if they are all from the same geographical area.
This male-only environment encourages and propagates the good old boys
covering their mutual backsides.
Your article covered "an overview of changes" to the new missal with sound explanations of why, but obviously didn't say where they (the good old boys
at the top) missed the point (NCR, May 28).