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Song Parodies -> "Santa Got Run Over by his Reindeer"

Original Song Title:

"Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer"

Original Performer:

Elmo & Patsy

Parody Song Title:

"Santa Got Run Over by his Reindeer"

Parody Written by:

Mick Terry

The Lyrics

CHORUS:
Santa got run over by his reindeer
falling off of our house Christmas Eve.
The roof had been all slicked and iced by Grandpa:
revenge for making Grandma be deceased.

1: We were all so proud of Grandpa.
He’d been taking it so well.
But he tired of TV dinners,
doing his own wash and needing help.

2: In the year since Grandma’s passing,
Grandpa took to plotting his revenge.
Reindeer poison, traps, machine guns:
any way to cause old Santa’s end.
CHORUS:

3: But as the year approached December,
Grandpa took to scheming carefully.
So he won’t be implicated,
it had to seem it happened nat’rally.

4: Christmas Eve saw Grandpa hosing,
squirting water on our roof.
Christmas Day, I saw him gloating
at the tangled pile of Santa, sleigh and hooves.
CHORUS:

5: Lots of people saw the carnage,
not a pretty Christmas sight.
No one understood why Grandpa
danced an Irish jig ‘til late that night.
CHORUS:
Lyrics Copyright © 2006 Mick Terry
MickTerry.com
Original Music & Lyrics Copyright © 1977 Randy Brooks
(friend of Dr. Elmo Shropshire of Elmo & Patsy - 1984)

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Dylan Baranski - May 24, 2007 - Report this comment
Pacing's a bit off, and the original song was performed in the 70's, but otherwise a nice bit o' revenge.
Jonathan S. - May 24, 2007 - Report this comment
Why is there one paragraph in the final verse and not two?
Ann Hammond - May 24, 2007 - Report this comment
he he
JS - May 28, 2007 - Report this comment
Jane, stop that crazy Ann Hammond!
CatChat - June 02, 2007 - Report this comment
Sweet revenge! I don't understand why Grandpa danced an Irish jig ‘til late that night. Loved it!
Matt Flora - June 03, 2007 - Report this comment
Loved it. Great song. Awesome. That's the only way I could explain it. Good job.
Sandy Clara - June 03, 2015 - Report this comment
We're still proud of Grandpa. Still works for me.

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