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Song Parodies -> "Mornings in Coffin"

Original Song Title:

"Morning Has Broken"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Cat Stevens

Parody Song Title:

"Mornings in Coffin"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

Mornings in coffin—“nighttime” is “morning.”
Black night in offin’, fly like a bird. . .
OK, I'm meaning, like a bat soaring.
OK! I'm gleaning flesh and no GERD.*

Sweet the vein’s juice fall; once bit, undead ’un.
Liking that sluice fall from the thirst gash.
Praising the sweet fress of the wet carbon-
based life form. Eat less? Ha! Monster Mash.

Die in the sunlight, die in the morning;
Snoring’s not done right except by day.
Praising libation grazed from the gorging—
Blood satiation coming my way.


*gastroesophageal reflux disease

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Old Man Ribber - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
JAB - Great Halloween song by (Black) Cat Stevens. How about "I'm being followed by a death shadow"? Fine as usual. ;D
TJC - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
funReally funNicely funDone unDead!
2Eagle - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
Very funny twist to such a reverent song. The first time I heard this song was in German by Peter Alexander (I think).
MadameDeTokerville - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
So, CaptainJack, I see you've 'dropped Anchor' again Sir, ~Le Duke aux ReFux ~
Andy Primus - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
You caught me out with fress (fressen). Hadn't heard of it. Not even in the Oxford English.
Tommy Turtle - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
Loved the title switch, and for some reason "... in offin'" tickled, as a clever rhyme for coffin. This proton pump has no inhibitor - it's reflexively pumping tripentavotathene right down your throat!

555, and missed you *very much* all last week -- since October 1st., actually. (wow, was that subtle, or what? ;)
Mark Scotti - October 12, 2010 - Report this comment
That was diabolically BRILLIANT!!!

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