James gave Elizabeth a Dodo, He only offered one to me - A lovely lemon-coloured Dodo, With the greenest eyes that you could wish to see. Now it isn't that I'm doubting if James loves me, I know that he would ask me out to tea, But he did give Elizabeth a Dodo While he only offered one to me.
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- by Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt-Wilson, Baron Berners (1883 - 1950), "The green-eyed monster", published 1920 [voice and piano], from Three English Songs, no. 3. [text verified 1 time]
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