Sunday, May 13, 2012

A song she loved to sing

Mama Paz used to sing Paper Doll while doing her house chores.


I'm gonna buy a Paper Doll that I can call my own
A doll that other fellows cannot steal
And then the flirty, flirty guys with their flirty, flirty eyes
Will have to flirt with dollies that are real

When I come home at night she will be waiting
She'll be the truest doll in all this world
I'd rather have a Paper Doll to call my own
Than have a fickle-minded real live girl

I guess I had a million dolls or more
I guess I've played the doll game o'er and o'er
I just quarrelled with Sue, that's why I'm blue
She's gone away and left me just like all dolls do

I'll tell you boy, it's tough to be alone
And it's tough to love a gal that's not your own
I'm through with all of them
I'll never fall again
Say boy, whatcha gonna do?


written by Johnny Black



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12 comments:

  1. What a beautiful portrait! And a lovely song... Thank you for sharing on Weekly Top Shot!

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  2. How sweet and such a beautiful song. What a great generation that was. Thanks for sharing this with us @ the Sunday Round Up.
    Hope you have a wonderful week,
    Rose

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  3. Beautiful eyes and nice and cheerful look. Great portrait.

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  4. lovely and beautiful post of a mother. :)

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  5. Beautiful picture. Have a nice week. Greetings from Romania.

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  6. What a wonderful song!
    Thanks for sharing at our Sunday Round Up! Can't wait to see what you have for us next weekend. Have a GREAT week!
    xoxo
    Heather

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  7. Lovely post! Hope you had a great Mother's Day!

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  8. What a beautiful gem mama Paz is! Lovely song. lovely message!
    Thanks SO much for linking up w/ us for Finalge a Foto!!

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  9. Awesome post.. I love that song..;)) Thanks SO much for sharing.. Wishing you a wonderful week.. xo ~Marilyn(FAF Co-Host)

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  10. Beautiful portrait! She looks like a lovely woman. I've not heard that song in a very long time.

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  11. So lovely. Such a sweet post.

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  12. what a lovely song a such a great photo that really captures her character :)

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