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I was married to a widow, who was pretty as can be.
This widow, had a grown-up daughter,
Who had hair of red.
My father fell in love with her and soon they too were wed.
This made my dad my son-in-law,
And really changed my life.
Now my daughter was my mother,
Cause she was my father's wife.
And to complicate the matter,
Even though it brought me joy,
I soon became the father of a bouncing baby boy.
My little baby then became a brother-in-law to dad,
And so became my uncle, though it made me very sad.
For, if-if he were my uncle, then that also made him brother.
Of the widow's grown up daughter, who was of course, my stepmother.
Uh huh.
Father's wife then had a son who kept them on the run,
And he became my grandchild, for he was my daughter's son.
My wife is now my mother's mother, and it makes me blue.
Because although she is my wife, she's my grandmother too.
God.
Now, if my wife is my grandmother, I am her grandchild, yeah.
And every time I think of it, heh! Nearly drives me wild.
Cause now I have become, the strangest case you ever saw,
As husband of my grandmother, I am my own grandpaw.
Oh I'm my own grandpaw.
I'm my own grandpaw.
It sounds funny I know, but it really is so,
Oh I'm my own grandpaw.
I'm my own grandpaw.
I'm my own grandpaw.
Talk about incest!
It sounds funny I know, but it really is so,
I'm my own grandpaw.



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    UnregisteredAug 28, 2012 at 3:42 pm
    This song has been very meaningful and inspirational to me. It has touched me in a way normally reserved for my father-in-law's ex-wife's daughter.
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    UnregisteredJun 18, 2012 at 8:38 pm
    While visiting my daddy at the rehab center, a man starting sing this song. It was so funny i had to share.
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    UnregisteredMay 31, 2012 at 10:48 am
    Well this is a meaningful song about a young man with a very twisted and disturbing family. He has a paedophile dad who married his daughter in law, who was much younger than him. This is showing how we need to not be paedophilic and marry people of our own age. Also stay away from your children's kids-in-law otherwise you will find your son/daughter becoming their own grandparent and this is enough to confuse and pickle the mind of anyone.
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    UnregisteredFeb 4, 2012 at 2:14 am
    This actually happened to me! Jk jk. Now im addin letters so this site will let me post this cause u gotta have 50
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    UnregisteredOct 26, 2011 at 5:10 am
    Men this is wow as much as its bizzare n wierd... So now the guy is a husband,a son to his own daughter,an uncle to his fathers son who was ofcourse his brother,and most of all a grandpa... Jeez... My eyes are all popped out

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