Frog went a courtin’

 

 

1. Frog went a courtin’ and he did ride, uh-huh
Frog went a courtin’ and he did ride, uh-huh
Frog went a courtin’ and he did ride
a Sword and a pistol by his side,
uh-huh uh-huh uh-huh

2. He rode right up to Miss Mousie’s door, uh-huh
He rode right up to Miss Mousie’s door, uh-huh
He rode right up to Miss Mousie’s door
Gave three loud raps, and a very big roar,
uh-huh uh-huh uh-huh

3. Said Miss Mouse, are you within, uh-huh
Said Miss Mouse, are you within, uh-huh
Said Miss Mouse, are you within
Miss Mousie said, I sit and spin,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

4. Took Miss Mousie on his knee, uh-huh
Took Miss Mousie on his knee, uh-huh
Took Miss Mousie on his knee,
Said Miss Mousie, will you marry me,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

5. Without my Uncle Rat’s consent, uh-huh
Without my Uncle Rat’s consent, uh-huh
Without my Uncle Rat’s consent,
I wouldn’t marry the President,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

6. Uncle Rat laughed, and he shook his fat sides, uh-huh
Uncle Rat laughed, and he shook his fat sides, uh-huh
Uncle Rat laughed, and he shook his fat sides
To think his niece would be a bride,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

7. Uncle Rat went running downtown, uh-huh
Uncle Rat went running downtown, uh-huh
Uncle Rat went running downtown
To buy his niece a wedding gown,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

8. Where shall the wedding supper be, uh-huh
Where shall the wedding supper be, uh-huh
Where shall the wedding supper be
Way down yonder in the hollow tree,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

9. What shall the wedding supper be, uh-huh
What shall the wedding supper be, uh-huh
What shall the wedding supper be
Fried mosquito and a black-eyed pea,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

10. First to come in was a flyin’ moth, uh-huh
First to come in was a flyin’ moth, uh-huh
First to come in was a flyin’ moth
She layed out the table cloth,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

11. Next to come in was a juney bug, uh-huh
Next to come in was a juney bug, uh-huh
Next to come in was a juney bug
She brought in the water jug,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

12. Next to come in was a bumbly bee, uh-huh
Next to come in was a bumbly bee, uh-huh
Next to come in was a bumbly bee
Sat mosquito on his knee,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

13. Next to come in was a broken back flea, uh-huh
Next to come in was a broken back flea, uh-huh
Next to come in was a broken back flea
Danced a jig with the bumbly bee,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

14. Next to come in was Mrs. Cow, uh-huh
Next to come in was Mrs. Cow, uh-huh
Next to come in was Mrs. Cow
She tried to dance but she didn’t know how,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

15. Next to come in was a little black tick, uh-huh
Next to come in was a little black tick, uh-huh
Next to come in was a little black tick
She ate so much it made her sick,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

16. Next to come in was the big black snake, uh-huh
Next to come in was the big black snake, uh-huh
Next to come in was the big black snake
Ate up all of the wedding cake,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

17. Next to come in was the old gray cat, uh-huh
Next to come in was the old gray cat, uh-huh
Next to come in was the old gray cat
Swallowed the mouse and ate up the rat,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

18. Mr.Frog went a-hoppin up over the brooke, uh-huh
Mr.Frog went a-hoppin up over the brooke, uh-huh
Mr.Frog went a-hoppin up over the brooke
A lily white dove came and swallowed him up,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh

19. Little piece of corn bread layin’
on the shelf, uh-huh
Little piece of corn bread layin’
on the shelf, uh-huh
Little piece of corn bread layin’ on the shelf
If you want anymore you can sing it yourself,
uh-huh, uh-huh, uh-huh