Mudcat Café message #4039710 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #159746   Message #4039710
Posted By: Mrrzy
15-Mar-20 - 01:20 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: My Old Man's a Dustman - dirty verse
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: My Old Man's a Dustman - dirty verse
Is this related to My old man's a sailor / ... / cotton-picking finger-licking feather-flicking chicken plucker, whaddaya think about that, where in every verse the profession gets a syllable longer (as you go through the collar, hat, raincoat and shoes for each) but the chorus is And every Saturday evening, he reads the Sunday news?