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Song Parodies -> "Likely in the Woods"

Original Song Title:

"Hungry Like the Wolf"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

Duran Duran

Parody Song Title:

"Likely in the Woods"

Parody Written by:

Warren Baker

The Lyrics

I love golf. It's fun with friends, even when they hide behind the cart when you tee off.
My elbows are bent,
And the knees are apart
The head is centered,
My friends cringe in the cart
Do do do do do do do dodo dododo dodo

I swing so softly,
And the ball flies away
The sun it blinds me
Turning day into grey
Do do do do do do do dodo dododo dodo

I divot the ground
I'm on the hunt I'm after you
I hear a small sound,
I hear it fall down.
And it’s likely in the woods.

I can’t take my time
Behind there’s a line
I'm on the hunt I'm after you.
This ball I won’t find,
Won’t walk through those vines
Cos’ it’s likely in the woods.

Lost in the forest
And no way to see
The brush is thicker
Than I’d like it to be
Do do do do do do do dodo dododo dodo

My friends are putting
Saying just drop the ball
Determination
Enters before the fall
Do do do do do do do dodo dododo dodo

I crawl on the ground
You little ball I'm after you
I hear a strange sound.
Is that a snake that I found?
And it’s likely in the woods.

I make a beeline
To a cart that’s not mine
I cry that the snake will eat you too.
Mouth has gone dry,
I’m shaking inside
No need to find what’s in the woods.

(My ball is in the woods)
(A snake is in the woods)
(I won’t go in the woods)

Dropping the ball
Now I’ve seen it all
It bounces higher than it should
I hear that same sound.
A ball rolling down
And it’s likely in the woods.

And here’s the rub
As I throw out the clubs
I am ticked off, I’m feeling blue
In the lake they did fly,
Those clubs that weren't mine.
I was aiming at the woods.
Originally appeared in the Blogging Baker: http://thebloggingbaker.blogspot.com/2009/05/likely-in-woods.html Copyright 2009 Warren Baker

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Wild Child Jin - November 09, 2009 - Report this comment
I really had a "ball" reading this parody being a fan of the original song as well. :-) But, I did have a little trouble understanding the meaning of the parody.
Christie Marie M - November 09, 2009 - Report this comment
You sure drove a Par 555 with this one!!!
blackjack21 - November 09, 2009 - Report this comment
Dude, you gotta grab the range. Good golf parody, all Fives on the scorecard.
Warren Baker - November 10, 2009 - Report this comment
I really tried to get the hook right, or would that be a slice?
Ann Hammond - November 11, 2009 - Report this comment
he he

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