If a man's goin' where he can't take his womenfolks, I say he'd better stay to home!
The "womenfolks" from Maine were at Elkhorn when Roosevelt arrived.
Sewall turned and went into the kitchen "to ask the womenfolks."
"The womenfolks say they can go in three weeks," Sewall reported.
A man wouldn't think anything of it, but womenfolks are different.
But he wanted to ...