And daddy won’t you take me back to Muhlenberg County
Down by the Green River where Paradise lay
Well, I’m sorry my son, but you’re too late in asking
Mister Peabody’s coal train has hauled it away
- John Prine’s “Paradise”
I remember crossing the Green River bridge when we took trips to Henderson and Ellis Park (dad loved to bet on the horses :-)
Used to really enjoy “eat a lot of peaches” music, but he’s always been a lib-weenie.
you know i was going to post that. i cannot hear the name peabody without thinking of that darn song. i hate bluegrass music.