“Father's Whiskers”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1973
Keywords: father family humorous nonballad hair

Description

"We have a dear old daddy For whom we daily pray, He's got a set of whiskers, They're always in the way." The whiskers are so extensive that they are put to a variety of absurd uses: Straining gas, feeding cattle, serving as camouflage in war

References

  1. Pankake-PHCFSB, pp. 262-263, "My Pappy's Whiskers" (1 text)
  2. Silber-FSWB, p. 241, "Father's Whiskers" (1 text)
  3. DT, FATHWISK
  4. Roud #13619
  5. BI, FSWB241A