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(Lennon/McCartney)

Now somewhere in the black mountain hills of Dakota
There lived a young boy named Rocky Raccoon
And one day his woman ran off with another guy
Hit young Rocky in the eye Rocky didn't like that
He said I'm gonna get that boy
So one day he walked into town
Booked himself a room in the local saloon

Rocky Raccoon checked into his room
Only to find Gideon's bible
Rocky had come equipped with a gun
To shoot off the legs of his rival
His rival it seems had broken his dreams
By stealing the girl of his fancy
Her name was Magil and she called herself Lil
But everyone knew her as Nancy
Now she and her man who called himself Dan
Were in the next room at the hoe down
Rocky burst in and grinning a grin
He said Danny boy this is a showdown
But Daniel was hot, he drew first and shot
And Rocky collapsed in the corner, ah

D'da d'da d'da da da da
D'da d'da d'da da da da
D'da d'da d'da da d'da d'da d'da d'da
Do do do do do do

D'do d'do d'do do do do
D'do d'do d'do do do do
D'do d'do d'do do do d'do d'do d'do d'do
Do do do do do do

Now the doctor came in stinking of gin
And proceeded to lie on the table
He said Rocky you met your match
And Rocky said, doc it's only a scratch
And I'll be better I'll be better doc as soon as I am able

And now Rocky Raccoon he fell back in his room
Only to find Gideon's bible
Gideon checked out and he left it no doubt
To help with good Rocky's revival, ah
Oh yeah, yeah

D'do d'do d'do do do do
D'do d'do d'do do do do
D'do d'do d'do do do d'do d'do d'do d'do
Do do do do do do

D'do d'do d'do do do do, come on, Rocky boy
D'do d'do d'do do do do, come on, Rocky boy
D'do d'do d'do do do d'do d'do d'do d'do
The story of Rocky there



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    UnregisteredMay 27, 2012 at 10:34 pm
    In kingdom animalia, the same can be said of spuds mckinsey, the original party animal.

    Spuds doesn't mind if green acres are set aside for a wildlife refuge, because spuds will give you the answer that you endorse - that animals who suffer just for you, suffer needlessly.
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    bloodpanicDec 4, 2010 at 5:34 pm
    Personal meaning that popped out during my 800th listening of this song (probably this month haha), "Her name was Magil and she called herself Lil, but everyone knew her as nancy" to me is jsut a variation of the situation where an individual views another in one specific way, followed by the same individual viewing themselves a way in a different way than above, and lastely the undescribed other individuals viewing her a third way.
    To be honest, this seems crazy odvious after it donned on me. any comments?
    Side Note: being high totally does make you think more deeply. true fact.

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