New! Read & write lyrics explanations
  • Highlight lyrics and explain them to earn Karma points.

Oh, life is so peculiar
You get so wet in the rain
You get so warm in the sunshine
But it doesn't pay to complain

When I get up each morning
There's nothing to breathe but air
When I look in the mirror
There's nothing to comb but hair

When I sit down to breakfast
There's nothing to eat but food
Life is so peculiar
But you can't stay home and brood

Yes, life is so peculiar
The deserts only got sand
The oceans only got water
You never know where you stand

When I go out to dinner
There's nothing to wear but clothes
And whenever I get sleepy
There's nothing to do but doze

And whenever I get thirsty
There's nothing to do but drink
Life is so peculiar
That it makes you stop and think

Oh, life is so peculiar
A bird can usually sing
A pearl is made by an oyster
Man, you can't be sure with thing

When I get tired of resting
There's nothing to do but work
When I don't care to listen
There's nothing to do but talk

When I'm up in my aeroplane
There's nothing to do but fly
Life is so peculiar
And I often wonder why

Yes, life is so peculiar
A fork belongs with the knife
And you know what else? What?
Corn beef is lost without cabbage

Well, well, a husband should have a wife
And you know that life is so peculiar
But as everybody says that's life, that's life
Well, what do you know? That's life



Lyrics taken from http://www.lyricsmode.com/lyrics/b/bing_crosby/life_is_so_peculiar.html

Correct | Report

Please input the reason why these lyrics are bad:

songmeanings

      Write about your feelings and thoughts

      Know what this song is about? Does it mean anything special hidden between the lines to you? Share your meaning with community, make it interesting and valuable. Make sure you've read our simple tips.
      U
      Unregistered
      Min 50 words
      Not bad
      Good
      Awesome!
      Explain

      Write an explanation

      Your explanation
      Add image by pasting the URLBoldItalicLink
      10 words
      Good
      Cool
      Awesome!
      Explanation guidelines:
      • Describe what artist is trying to say in a certain line, whether it's personal feelings, strong statement or something else.
      • Provide song facts, names, places and other worthy info that may give readers a perfect insight on the song's meaning.
      • Add links, pictures and videos to make your explanation more appealing. Provide quotes to support the facts you mention.
      Before you get started, be sure to check out these explanations created by our users: good, very good, great.
      ×