Twas spending some long hours
goofing off researching important historical facts, a research session that ended with a birl down memory lane. (Birl: Old Scots for ‘revolve’)
Some say dancing is a prelude to sex. Some say dancing is how babies are made. Some say a dance will reveal sexual compatibility.
I say, if you’re gonna dance, dance with a Log Driver!For he goes birling down a-down the white water That’s where the log driver learns to step lightly It’s birling down, a-down white water A log driver’s waltz pleases girls completely
Pleases girls completely? Wow! That’s one wild guarantee!
A long, long time ago, back in 1979 when I was a child and the wheel and indoor plumbing were keen new inventions, vignettes by the National Film Board of Canada lit up the screen. I was a teen, the song was old-fashioned, yet The Log Driver’s Waltz was the highlight of any TV-watching eve.
Do you relate dancing with romance? How does your ideal hero sweep you off your feet?