A long time ago left my home
Just a boy passing twenty
Could you spare a coin and a Christian prayer
My luck has turned against me
-Gillian Welch, “One More Dollar”
I’m a sucker for folk music, so I am leading off this recap of the Wolves’ fifth straight loss with the lovely “One More Dollar” by Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, as performed live on The Prairie Home Companion (where my Garrison Keillor fans at?), in an attempt to buoy your spirits and stoke the embers of your parochial fire. Listen to the song. Gorgeous, right?
Know what wasn’t gorgeous? Pretty much everything about Minnesota’s shellacking at the hands of the Dallas Mavericks last night. Continue Reading…