Also on these boards
The second half is pretty great with all the slang terms we use. Goodness knows I'll need this is we end up in yankee land
I always get funny looks when I say this here in the district. "Do you mean you're about to?" "Naw, I'm fixin to."
@Maggie Moore Moore Moore Lakis- this one is for you!!! (Melissa this made me laugh out loud). Say what you want about the south. I still feel like I have lived my life in the wrong half of the country, based on this description.
A GREAT OLD SOUTHERN SAYING....Can remember my Grandmother saying this...my Daddy also, and now I use it. Been around a long time....but still applies. Yup....the creeks do rise round this part of the country and when that happens, the Good Lord is not gonna let you get anywhere. Love the country sayings. SH