Shortnin' Bread (The Kelly Family)

Put on the skillet put on the lid Mama's gonna make a little shortnin' bread And that ain't all that she's gonna do She's gonna make a little coffee too yeah Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Three little children lyin' in bed Two was sick and the other most dead Sent for the doctor, the doctor said Give them children some shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Put on the skillet put on the lid Mama's gonna make a little shortnin' bread And that ain't all that she's gonna do she's gonna make a little coffee too Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread When them children sick in bed Heard that talk about shortnin' bread Popped up well and dance and sing Skippin 'round cut the pigeon wing yeah Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread Mama's little baby loves shortnin' shortnin' Mama's little baby loves shortnin' bread