From the recording The Sideman Steps Out Download Version
Shannon Slaughter – guitar and lead vocal / Heather Slaughter – bass and high baritone vocal / Lou Reid – tenor vocal / Ron Inscore – mandolin / Trevor Watson – banjo / Ron Stewart – fiddle. Mark Harrell, an old college buddy, suggested this line to me about 15 years ago. I wrote it with a little different twist in mind during a professional development session as a high school teacher. Obviously, I wasn’t paying attention to the speaker that day.