“The Pioneer Women of Navarro County
Throughout history were a part
of building this beautiful city
while preserving it’s mem’ry and heart.
“And now, the women of today
Keep the heritage alive.
For the traditions of Kinsloe House
Are surely destined to survive.”
All women (and several men) gave rapt attention to Cathey, wearing goose bumps on their arms during “Ragged Old Flag,” and guffawing out loud during “The Bra,” and everything in between.
“Cowboy poems usually start out ‘This is a true story,’” he said. “Then will amend by saying, ‘Except for the parts I made up.’”
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