The Rose of Tarmady

(Being sailors they may exaggerate just a bit ) Far from land, daring tempestuous seas, sails our good ship, the Rose of Tarmady, seeking adventure and thrashing all rogues, buccaneers bold and treacherous pogues Hi ho, hi hey, up anchor we sail away, Nothing be safe that falls in our way. Hi hey, hi ho, over endless waves we go, When we return nobody knows We sing of our captain true and...

I Am Her Dad

Searching in closets and under the bed, I will find what put the fear in her head. It can’t escape me, why even try? I will catch it if it runs or flies. I can slay dragons and anything that’s bad, Because I am her hero, I am her dad. Run stand behind me, when monsters jump out, They’ll run away or I’ll give it a clout, a swat on the nose and knock it about, pound on it's head so she...

The Trooper Came Home

The trooper went home from bloody war and tarried at last in a tavern town he knew exactly what he was looking for a pig for a feast and for his wife a new gown. A farthing paid he for a sassy young swine, five more bought him a bonny blue dress. At a tavern he found an ale or nine, And out the door he went, a terrible mess. Not a farthing had he for bath or bed, so to an alley did he crawl and...