Kind of related but not really - if a beau is what we now call "boyfriend", what did they call "girlfriends" back then? Was just "my girl" good enough? LOL, I remember Luke Simms referring to Nellie as "kinda like me girl". :haha:
"It is still best to be honest and truthful; to make the most of what we have; to be happy with simple pleasures and to be cheerful and have courage when things go wrong."