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Thread #4300   Message #1130504
Posted By: John MacKenzie
06-Mar-04 - 04:08 PM
Thread Name: Children's Street Songs
Subject: RE: Children's Street Songs
The Salvation army free from sin
Went to heaven in a cornbeef tin
The cornbeef tin began to smell
And the Salvation Army went to...
Helensburgh Castle stands upon a rock
If you want to pass it, you've got to show your....
Cocktail Ginger Ale, half a pint of water, stick it up your....
Ask no questions tell no lies
Shut your mouth and you'll catch no flies.
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Mary Queen of Scots got her head chopped of
Head chopped off.
Head chopped off.
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Queen Mary, Queen Mary
Ma age is sixteen
Ma faither's a fairmer on yonder green
He's plenty o' money tae dress me up braw
But there's nae bonny laddie will tak me awa.
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My Maw's a millionaire
Blue eyes and curly hair
Down amomng the Eskimos
Teaching them how to blow their nose
My maw's a millionaire
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These are all songs and fragments from kids rhymes, skipping and otherwise from my childhood.

John