Saturday, January 25, 2014

The Ultimate Use of The Word Ain't - Thank You Mr. Presley

I like the word ain't in the right time and place, said by the right person:

Yes, I realize you get a few extra songs on this video but "Love Me Tender" was my mother's favorite love song...and I have a thing for Southern Bad Boys, as I may have mentioned in the past a time or two. Usually from Arkansas, not that Elvis was...but I've known a few and that drawl gets me every time.

Or maybe you prefer "ain't" said in a more smoooth way, as Mr. Dean Martin offered it up in the 1960 "Ocean's Eleven"?

But we'll let Ella Fitzgerald have the final word:

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