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My shivaree was now over and, I might add, I have not been to another since.
One of her informants told her: "Well this old maid and this old bachelor got married and did they ever shivaree them.
The term, rarely encountered by its Canadian community users in written form, has a multitude of English spellings, including shivaree and chivaree.
Unlike the corn-liquored wedding night serenade from which Shivaree takes its name, its music is a wondrous hybrid of indie DIY rock and techno drawled over spare, mostly snail-paced arrangements of standard American song forms: the country torcher ("I Don't Care"), Philly funk ("Pimp"), and a waltz ("Idiot Waltz").
A lot of good American bands get lost in the translation over here, but given any decent radio play, Shivaree have certainly got what it takes to buck that trend.
The adult lead singer of Shivaree continues to shake things up, most recently singing a popular recap of the weekly news on Air America.
But with Shivaree ( in the first colours of Sheikh Mohammed ( running poorly, Queen of Poland supplied Loder with his third success in the last seven years of the Listed Star Stakes as she knuckled down well to score under Queally.
They should all be loaded into a semi and driven into the ocean, along with bongo drums' - Ambrosia Parsley, front-woman of the alternative country group Shivaree.
Shivaree can appreciate the step to seven furlongs by winning the Listed race for two-year-old fillies at Sandown Park tomorrow.
winner Shivaree to Albany sixth Arabian Dancer, who is expected to get closer on the different ground.