Woody Guthrie, Master of Indirect Communication

There was a big high wall there

that tried to stop me.

And a sign was painted:

It said “Private Property.”

But on the back side

it didn’t say nothin’ …

This land was made for you and me.

Woody Guthrie, This Land Is Your Land

4 thoughts on “Woody Guthrie, Master of Indirect Communication

    1. Yeah, I did think about that. But, since this song is coming out of the Depression years, I decided that what is in view here is probably just a solitary hobo, crossing a farmer’s property without permission and maybe stealing one chicken max.

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