Mexican Shower

Mark A Mandel mam at THEWORLD.COM
Tue Nov 19 15:51:13 UTC 2002

On Tue, 19 Nov 2002, James A. Landau wrote:

#          "The cook was Dutch
#           And behaved as such
#                For all he fed the crew
#           Was a couple of tons
#           Of hot cross buns
#                All mixed with sugar and glue"

I know it as "A Capital Ship". Ah: The Digital Tradition lyric database
at the Mudcat Cafe,
 has it attributed to Charles Edward Carryl.

The version there is the one I know, give or take a couple of typos
(cheerily/cherrily) and variations in nonsense words.

-- Mark A. Mandel, The Filker With No Nickname

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