What does 'Damn your eyes' mean in the Johnny Cash song 'Sam Hall'?

I love this song but I can't work it out

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Although people think Damn is a curse word it has an actual definition, that most people don't use in context anymore. To "damn" is to call for something to be sent to hell basically. The actual phrase of God Damn would be to ask God to send that person or object to Hell for you.

  • 1 decade ago

    He wants to "Damn Your Eyes" for wanting to see him hang

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