Bobby Darin Mississippi Mud cover

Mississippi Mud
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Song Meaning
Verse 1
Hey, John, you evah been to Mississippi?
Verse 2
No, man, but I sure would like to visit down there.
Verse 3
You would?
Well, I'll tell you what then, let us hop on a plane and went.
Verse 4
O-kay, I hear it's very nice.
Verse 5
It is, it is.
Verse 6
When the sun goes down
The tide goes out
The people gather 'round
And they all begin to shout.
Verse 7
What?
Verse 8
Hey, hey, Uncle Dud
It's a treat to beat your feet
On the Mississippi Mud.
It's a treat to beat your feet
On the Mississippi Mud.
Verse 9
And what a dance do they do
Lordy, how I'm tellin' you
Why, they don't need no band
They keep time by clappin their hand.
Verse 10
Just as happy as a cow
Chewin' on a cud
When the people beat their feet
On the Mississippi Mud.
Verse 11
Lordy, how they play it
Goodness, how they sway it
There's Uncle George and cousin Jack
Look at those fools peckin' on their back.
Verse 12
What joy!
That music thrills me.
Verse 13
It do.
Verse 14
Boy, it nearly kills me
Sister Kate hollers, "Son!"
You sure get muddy
But, it's mighty good fun
Verse 15
When the sun goes down
The tide goes out
The people gather round
And they all begin to shout.
Hey, Hey, Uncle Dud
It's a treat to beat your feet
On the Mississippi Mud
It's a treat to beat your feet
On the Mississippi Mud.
Verse 16
What a dance do they do
Verse 17
Lordy, how I'm tellin' you
Verse 18
They don't need no band
They don't?
Verse 19
They keep time by clappin' their hand
I see.
Verse 20
Just as happy as a cow
Chewing on a cud
When the people beat their feet
Verse 21
Yeah! Yeah!
Verse 22
And the people clap their hand
On the M I double S I double S I double P I mud.
Verse 23
An "A" for spelling.

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