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Sippin' Cider

Tune: This is an Echo Song


The prettiest girl (echo: The prettiest girl)
I ever saw (echo: I ever saw)
Was sippin' ci- (echo: was sippin' ci-)
-der through a straw (echo: -der through a straw)
The prettiest girl I ever saw, was sippin' cider through a
straw.

I asked her if (echo)
she'd show me how (echo)
To sip some ci- (echo)
-der through a straw (echo)
I asked her if she'd show me how, to sip some cider through a
straw.

She said, "Of course" (echo)
She'd show me how (echo)
To sip some ci- (echo)
-der through a straw. (echo)
She said, "Of course," she'd show me how, to sip some cider
through a
straw.

First cheek to cheek (echo)
Then jaw to jaw (echo)
We sipped some ci- (echo)
-der through a straw (echo)
First cheek to cheek, then jaw to jaw, we sipped some cider
through a
straw.

Every now and then (echo)
That straw would slip (echo)
And we'd sip ci- (echo)
-der lip to lip (echo)
Every now and then that straw would slip, and we'd sip cider lip
to lip.

That's how I got (echo)
My mother-in-law (echo)
And9 kids (echo)
Who call me "Pa" (echo)
That's how I got my mother-in-law, and9 kids who call me
"Pa".

The moral of (echo)
This little tale (echo)
Is sip your ci- (echo)
-der from a pail (echo)
The moral of this little tale, is sip your cider from a pail!