Down by the Bay

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This is a classic kids song, and, according to Wikipedia, it is possibly of Greek origin (just like Mr. Hoo!)

Public domain.


Down by the bay
Where the watermelons grow
Back to my home
I dare not go
For if I do
My mother will say:

Did you ever see a bear, combing his hair
Down by the bay?

Did you ever see a monkey, dancing all funky
Down by the bay?

Did you ever see a moose, kissing a goose
Down by the bay?

Did you ever see a llama, wearing pajamas
Down by the bay?


from Metamorphosis, track released August 3, 2013
Mr. Hoo: Acoustic guitar, vocals, kazoos, shaker, tambourine, cowbell



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