I Like Singing Poems to Silly Tunes

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    Excelsior!

    to the tune of the theme song from Underdog!   A traveller, by the faithful hound, Half-buried in the snow was found, Still grasping in his hand of ice That banner with the strange device, Excelsior! There in the twilight cold and gray, Lifeless, but beautiful, he...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Apr 6, 2009

    The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

    To the tune Yankee Doodle; the first two stanzas to the tune of the stanza, the third to that of the chorus.   The fair breeze blew, the white foam flew, The furrow followed free; We were the first that ever burst Into that silent sea.   Day after day, day after...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Apr 6, 2009

    Robert Frost

    I am going to rant a bit. So don't mind if I put you to sleep, I have never really, reeally liked poems. I oved Robert frost's poems when I saw them. I love the winter one and the one when he goes and cleans out the creek. Not a poem person but love this story.   I've been...
    phonesrcool08 phonesrcool08
    22-25, M
    Apr 23, 2009

    Because I Could Not Stop For Death

    Emily Dickinson's poem goes with perhaps more tunes than any other.  Two of my favorites: The Yellow Rose of Texas, and Amazing Grace.  Others include The St. James Infirmary Blues, Battle Hymn of the Republic, Ghost Riders in the Sky, The Wabash Cannonball, The Marine...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Apr 6, 2009

    Stopping By Woods On a Snowy Evening

    Robert Frost's famous poem goes to Hernando's Hideaway!  (As does The Doxology).  It also goes to: Sixteen Tons, When the Saints Go Marching In, Just a Closer Walk With Thee, Your Cheatin' Heart, ...   Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    1 Response Apr 6, 2009

    Jabberwocky

    To the tune of Greensleeves   Twas brillig, and the slithy toves, Did gyre and gimble in the wabe. All mimsy were the borogroves, And the Mome raths outgrabe.   "Beware the Jabberwock, my son! The jaws that bite, the claws that catch! Beware the Jubjub...
    EBunbury EBunbury
    46-50, M
    Apr 6, 2009

    It Will Arrive!

     A spoof on Gloria Gaynor's song, 'I Will survive'. First I was afraid, I was petrified,I was trying hard to poo, when the door opened wide.I should have closed that stupid lock, because now everyone can seeif I had known for one more second,then I would’ve held...
    emmasharn emmasharn
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 10, 2009
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