Rocks n Rain...
Q: Where you from again?
A: Nova Scotia...
Q: Why'd you wanna live there, its nothin' but rocks n rain.
A: Ummm... I'm gonna write this book bout that...
A: Jest you wait.
2009: London (British Library, Manuscript Section)
Reading: The Sayings and doings of Sam slick (2nd edition). Leather bound, 1830 odd.
Sam Slick: "Never seen so many rocks - enough to starve a rabbit."
Deduction: well he started it.