Thursday, March 10, 2011

Regarding Red Herrings ...

Now, here’s a fine song.
Well, it’s nonsense really, but it needs audience participation.
We can do this!
It’s about red herrings.

Have you ever seen a herring of this hue?
The chorus goes as follows:

All: Well why hasn’t told us so?
First voice: So I did long ago.
Spoken with gusto: Thou lie. Thou lie!
All: Well, well, well, everything:
I think I done well with my jolly herring.

There are other versions out there in the public domain. Some of those have a cumulative chorus, but that requires memory that is beyond me.

Be warned: I am working on this!
Here is my first effort:

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