Have you ever heard the expression, “Eating high on the hog?”
Also living high on the hog.
I suppose different versions of it depending on your location in America.
My Dad always said that when we sold crops or got a good milk check on the farm.
Eating high on the hog was the original. Living was a variant.
Yes, living high on the hog is how I know it
Live on. Eat well.
During the era of slavery in America the slave owners would eat the high end of the hog and feed their slaves the low end of the hog which contributed to the soul food we are familiar with today.