he jumped out of remorse, they threw an illegitimate baby into the river....
Why did Billie Joe Mcallister jump off the Tallahatchie Bridge and what did he and the young girl throw into the muddy water below?
I was asked this question today and I scratched my head for a bit trying to decide if I should rofl and all the while the words to the song (the few broken verses I could recall) rolled through my head -- "pass the biscuits please, pass the blackeyed peas, nothin? ever comes to no good up on Choctaw Ridge, he never had a lick of sense anyhow, Carol County Picture show, into the muddy water off the Tallahatchie Bridge....?
Finally I said, I haven't a clue...just a nut I guess.
After Googlin', I am not sure anyone knows why/what.
I can't be sure why I looked it up either. lol