[LMB] the "ignorant rural" role -- Roic?

Karen Hunt huntkc at gmail.com
Wed Jul 27 13:16:38 BST 2016


On Wed, Jul 27, 2016 at 4:18 AM, A. Marina Fournier <saffronrose at me.com>
wrote:

> On Jul 26, 2016, at 1:04 PM, alayne at twobikes.ottawa.on.ca wrote:
> > In Canada, we had the Trailer Park Boys.
> >
> > Or, in a role reversal, Dan Needles' Wingfield Farm plays, where the Bay
> Street stockbroker needed to be educated in the basics of rural life by his
> brighter farmer neighbours.
>
> In  mid-60's US TV: Green Acres is the place for me...
>
> An NYC lawyer decides to move to the country, to Hooterville, dragging his
> socialite wife along.
>
> Green Acres is the place to be.
> Farm livin' is the life for me.
> Land spreadin' out so far and wide
> Keep Manhattan, just give me that countryside.
>
> New York is where I'd rather stay.
> I get allergic smelling hay.
> I just adore a penthouse view.
> Dah-ling I love you but give me Park Avenue.
>
> ...The chores.
> ...The stores.
> ...Fresh air.
> ...Times Square
>
> You are my wife.
> Good bye, city life.
> Green Acres we are there.
>

Out, out damn earbug!

Should I post the lyrics to Beverly Hillbillies in revenge?

:)

Karen Hunt


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