i wen’ home mit* my fren’, martie,
acos** there’s nutting for me since pa lef’ an’ ma goes to work now.
martie’s ma gave us tea an’ thick slices of bread an’ jam
then we done ours homework and then we wen’ outside to play.
today we played hopscotch.
when i lef’ to go home, martie’s ma asked if martie can come to my house
tomorrow after school, acos it’s friday.
i said yes acos i seen the look in her oupa’s*** eye,
an’ my ma had tol’ me ‘bout fridays, an’ men, an’ brannawyn****,
so from then on we always wen’ to my house after school on fridays like.
*mit = with
**acos = because
***oupa = grandpa
****brannawyn, brandewyn = brandy
©DGA 23 August 2011 02:26