I smiled at this query on Yahoo:
What does "come sit a spell" mean?
Heheh. Here is a better answer:i saw this phrase "come sit a spell" on a wooden sign on some lady's porch, and i have no idea what it means? no, shes not a witch..any ideas?
set a spell
To sit down for a period of time, especially in the company of other people and in order to relax or to engage in casual conversation. [quotations ▼]