About the Privy

Poem about the privy stirs memories.

| Good Old Days

There was one on every farm,

A structure important as the barn, Was used on cold days and warm.

Its dimensions were around 4' x 4' , Had a bench and one door,

With a catalog on the floor.

Now a memory obsession, Not a modern Trivia question, But what is it? Keep on guessin'.

Child of today says, "Even as many hints you give me,

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