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Good Golly Miss Molly, sure like to ball.
Good golly, Miss Molly, sure like to ball.
When you're rockin' and a rollin', I can't hear your momma call.

And from the early early mornin' till the early early night
When I caught Miss Molly rockin' at the house of blue lights.
Good golly, Miss Molly, sure like to ball.
When you're rockin' and a rollin', I can't hear your momma call.

Momma, poppa told me: "Son, you better watch yourself."
If they knew about miss molly, I have to walk all by myself.
Good golly, Miss Molly, sure like a ball.
When you're rockin' and a rollin', I can't hear your momma call.

I am going to the corner, gonna buy a diamond ring.
Would you pardon me a tip made me ting-a-ling-a-ling.
Good golly, Miss Molly, sure like a ball.
When you're rockin' and a rollin', I can't hear your momma call.

Good golly, Miss Molly, sure like a ball.
Good golly, Miss Molly, sure like a ball.
When you're rockin' and a rollin', I can't hear your momma call.



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    IMAXuOUTJan 12, 2014 at 6:59 pm
    No miss molly is not a prostitute, she is a white girl going out with a black guy at the time of Racial segregation in the 50's and 60's, because in the lyrics: "Moma, poppa told me: "Son, you better watch yourself." If they knew about miss molly, I have to walk all by myself." it explains that, if his parents found out about his relationship with a white girl (Miss Molly) he would sort of be shunned.
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    UnregisteredApr 8, 2012 at 12:59 am
    Miss molly is a prostitute at the "house of blue lights," as the second stanza indicates. This is exactly what i thought it meant.
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    UnregisteredJan 28, 2012 at 6:45 pm
    Exactly she likes sex (balling) & she can't or doesn't want to hear her ma calling- dad's out fooling around too- yes singer likes her/sex w her so much he wants to buy a ring & get married

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