Hob Y Deri Dando

I'll sing the bass if you sing the solo,
Hob Y deri dando.
All about the clipper ship the Marco Polo.
Can ye gan ye eto.
See her rolling through the water,
Jane, sweet Jane.
I wish I was in bed with the captain's daughter.

Jane, Jane, come to the glen,
To sing of praise to Johnny Fach Foyn.
Jane, Jane come to the glen,
To sing of praise to Johnny Fach Foyn.

Davy, Davy, comes from Nevin,
An' he's got a sweet little engine.
An' he thinks so much about it,
That he canot do without it.

Davy, Davy and sailor Evan,
They caught a shark on the reach of Nevin.
And all they asked for was a pie dish,
Thought they washed them bits of sharkfish.

Crusher Bailey had a sister,
Laughed like blazes when you kissed her.
Couldn't knit nor darn no stocking,
But what she could do was shocking.

Johnny Jones he wants a missus,
Someone to keep him warm with kisses.
Take him 'round to Bailey's sister,
She's so hot she'll raise a blister.

I'll sing the bass if you sing the solo,
All about he clipper ship the Marco polo.
See her roling through the water,
I wish I was in bed with the captain's daughter

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