31 December 2010

Rediscovering the Cowboy Code

autrymns Rediscovering the Cowboy CodeMy New Year’s Resolution – Be more like a cowboy as defined by Gene Autry.

Gene Autry’s Cowboy Code:

  • The Cowboy must never shoot first, hit a smaller man, or take unfair advantage.
  • He must never go back on his word, or a trust confided in him.
  • He must always tell the truth.
  • He must be gentle with children, the elderly, and animals.
  • He must not advocate or possess racially or religiously intolerant ideas.
  • He must help people in distress.
  • He must be a good worker.
  • He must keep himself clean in thought, speech, action, and personal habits.
  • He must respect women, parents, and his nations laws.
  • The Cowboy is a patriot.