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I cannot draw a perfect pig

Language: English

I cannot draw a perfect pig
     But what is that to me?
Imperfect pigs do just as well
     Since Pigs is Pigs, you see.

Pigs is Pigs in China
     And Pigs is Pigs in Cork
But Pigs Ain't Pigs in frying pans
     Because there Pigs is Pork.

About the headline (FAQ)

First published at the end of a story called "Pigs is Pigs" in American Magazine, September, 1905

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2009-03-07.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:10
Line count: 8
Word count: 47

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