Rhymes with "orange"

Grant Barrett gbarrett at WORLDNEWYORK.ORG
Mon May 1 19:27:14 UTC 2006

On May 1, 2006, at 14:34, Jim Parish wrote:
> As long as we're breaking rules, there's always Glenn Campbell's
> bit of
> nonsense:
> "Roses are red, and violets are purple,
>  Sugar is sweet, and so's maple surple"
> (Don't remember which song that's from; "Dang Me", maybe?)

It is "Dang Me" but that's a Roger Miller song. The B side of the 45
was "Got Two Again," I think. Same album, anyway:


Grant Barrett
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