Bird in the Branches

(Mary Blake)

Kids' singalong style song, conceived to the tune of "There's a Hole in the Bottom of the Sea" (until the repeating verse at the end -- the bird's actual song -- to which I had another tune) about a proud bird singing of his own attributes.

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There’s a bird in the branches of our tree, There’s a bird in the branches of our tree, There’s a bird, have you heard? There’s a bird in the branches of our tree. There’s a bird singin’ loud from the branches of our tree, There’s a bird singin’ loud from the branches of our tree, There’s a bird, have you heard? There’s a bird in the branches of our tree. There’s a bird singin’ loud to the crowd from the branches of our tree, There’s a bird singin’ loud to the crowd from the branches of our tree, There’s a bird, have you heard? There’s a bird in the branches of our tree. There’s a bird singin’ loud to the crowd ‘cause he’s proud in the branches of our tree, There’s a bird singin’ loud to the crowd ‘cause he’s proud in the branches of our tree, There’s a bird, have you heard? There’s a bird in the branches of our tree… and he’s singing I’m a dashing bird, a handsome bird, A charming bird if you haven’t heard, I’m a striking XXXXX X XXXXXXX XXXXX XXX X XXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXX XXX XXXXXXX XXXXXX XXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXXX XXXX XX XXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXX XXXXX XXX X XXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXX XXX XXXXXXX XXXXXX XXXXXXX X X X X XXXXX X XXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXXX XXXX XX XXX XXXXXXXXX XXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXXX XXXXX X XXXXXXX XXXXX XXX X XXX XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX XXXXX XXX XXXXXXX XXXXXX XXXXXXXXX

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