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Derby Town In Derby town, in Derby town, The streets are made of glass; And every time you walk on them You fall right on your cho: Hinky dinky, Bob-o-linky If you think I lie, Just ask the girls of Derby town They'll tell you the same as I. In Derby town, in Derby town, Two men were digging a ditch; One was the son of an Englishman The other the son of a Of all the birds I'd like to be I'd like to be a duck So I could swim around at night And watch the people Note: Talk about degenerate versions. Learned on the streets of Brooklyn ca 1937. See also Derby Ram RG DT #312 RG
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