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Nonsense Poetry-Billy Bob the Hillbilly Goat

Updated on July 23, 2013
Billy Bob
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AT the Country Fair
AT the Country Fair | Source
County fair fun
County fair fun | Source

Billy Bob the Hillbilly Goat


Mr Billy Bob was a country delight

in his bib overalls he was quite a sight

he wore a straw hat made especially for him

with ear-holes on each side next to the brim


His red checkered shirt was great for the show

with a bandana round his neck he was ready to go

he'd raise up his fiddle to rest by his neck

then touch the strings lightly for a musical check


The soft, sweet music would rise in the air

then he'd start fiddling faster at the County fair

folks loved his music, they came from near and far

to listen to Mr Billy Bob, the Hillbilly Goat Star

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      Oscar Jones 

      5 years ago from Monroeville, Alabama

      nice!

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      Linda 

      5 years ago from Texas

      I'm in east Texas... Lufkin, a bit south of Tyler. FAR from Pearland!

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      Betty (Alawine) Overstreet 

      5 years ago from Vacaville, Ca.

      where in Texas are you living? I have an aunt in Pearland.

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      Linda 

      5 years ago from Texas

      Too cute!!

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      Betty (Alawine) Overstreet 

      6 years ago from Vacaville, Ca.

      Thanks so much!

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      Betty (Alawine) Overstreet 

      6 years ago from Vacaville, Ca.

      Thanks so much , can't wait to visit your hubs.

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      Betty (Alawine) Overstreet 

      6 years ago from Vacaville, Ca.

      Hey, thanks so much you guys for your vote of confidence! Be sure and read the other Critters poems. I am planning to put these in a book in the near future. It will be available, along with my other books on www.lulu.com

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      PADDYBOY60 

      6 years ago from Centreville Michigan

      I loved it!

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      Jessica White 

      6 years ago from Decatur, AL

      I am going to read this to my boys. They'll get a kick out of it!

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