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Personally, I quite enjoy the song and I find it to have a great percussive groove and a catchy melody with some rather interesting rhythmic modulations and shifts. Link below in case you may not be familiar with the song. However, not many people might not be aware of its origins, especially in the context of black American music. While Leadbelly has been typically credited as such, he cannot fully take credit for something he recorded as a folk artist, as Henry Edward Krehbiel argued that folk songs needed to be birthed originally by a group of people rather than an individual artist . One source I found particularly interesting was our favorite folk song collectors, John and Alan Lomax.
Some sources claim it is one of Lead Belly's many adaptations of earlier folk material;  in this case an 18th-century marching cadence about a flintlock musket. There are numerous recorded versions, including a cappella , folk , and rock arrangements. The best known modern recordings are rock versions by Ram Jam , Tom Jones , and Spiderbait , all of which were hits. The origin and meaning of the lyrics are subject to debate. Historically, the "Black Betty" of the title may refer to the nickname given to a number of objects: a musket, a bottle of whiskey, a whip, or a penitentiary transfer wagon. Some sources [ citation needed ] claim the song is derived from an 18th-century marching cadence about a flint-lock musket with a black painted stock; the "bam-ba-lam" lyric referring to the sound of the gunfire. One of those phrases is "He's kiss'd black Betty. Pennsylvania of , a short section describes wedding ceremonies and marriage customs, including a wedding tradition where two young men from the bridegroom procession were challenged to run for a bottle of whiskey. This challenge was usually given when the bridegroom party was about a mile from the destination-home where the ceremony was to be had.
But remember that it is also your wife's choice to obey or disobey, and that you have no authority over her as a person, either. I read every page of the CES letter, and it's definitely convinced me this entire religion is fabricated, but I'm sure she wouldn't even read it much less consider its points seriously. Make sure you are According to the teachings of the Church, Mormon youth should not date before the age of This is more of a custom than a hard rule, but it is a good standard to follow, as you will probably not be mature enough to effectively handle that kind of personal relationship before then. Anyone who's a decent human being should be able to know right from wrong and act accordingly.