So have ya’ll got your ground hog trapped and skinned for the big shin-dig ta-night?
Yep, we got us a good one this year. We’re fixin’ to have a real feast ta-night. Ground hog, collard greens, fat back and biscuits.
What? Ya’ll don’t enjoy ground hog on this holi- day?
It’s a tradition here in the hills where I comes from.
All the chillen’ look forward to this here feast. It means February is finally here and winter is almost over.
Yes sirree, it’s a time to be a’celebratin’!
Go out and grab you a hunk of ground hog at the local supermarket and have yourself a feed ta-night.
Yes, your grocery store carries ground hog – they all do. It’s common enough where I come from.
Now just think a minute- what is ground hog? A hog is another name for a pig. And what is ground pig called- you got it now!
Hurry on out and get some of that “ground hog” for supper ta-night. The looks on the faces of your chillen’ when you tell them they’re eating ground hog will be worth the effort!
Happy Ground Hog’s Day, everybody!