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By HaleyS., Byram, MS

Great Grandfather said:
Believe none of what you hear
And half of what you see.
He was a sharecropper,
He was paid little.
He went and spent half on drinking-
He drank alot on weekends.
The children had to hide on the
Mabye he was
Because they lived in shack,
Because there was little foos
And sometimes they had to lure in
Possum and eat that.
Or sometimes they
Canned goods: lomg expired,
And ate it anyway.
Then, for water, they
Drank the rain.
Memmaw explains to me-
That you'll eat anything when you're hungry.
Mabye he was
Because he had no sons:

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