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A Musical Menagerie

Word count: 167

Song Cycle by Philip Hagemann

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?. The eel [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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I don't mind eels
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?. The firefly [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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The firefly's flame
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?. The termite [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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Some primal termite knocked on wood
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?. The ostrich

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?. The fly [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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God, in his wisdom
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?. Glossina mortisans or the Tsetse

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  • by Ogden Nash (1902 - 1971), "Glossina mortisans or the Tsetse", appears in Good Intentions, first published 1942, copyright ©

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?. The duck [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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Behold the duck
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?. The kitten [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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The trouble with a kitten is that
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?. The octopus [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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Tell me, O Octopus, I begs
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?. The mermaid

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?. The lion [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

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Oh, weep for Mr. and Mrs. Bryan
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