Barabajagal    (video)

 

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1.    She came, she came to meet a man,      she found an angel.

 

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

 

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2.     He very wise in the herbal lore        's got young cure now,

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    she came, she came to free the pain        with his wild flower.

 

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

 

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3.    Fine fine, fine fine Acelandine        he prepared for her,

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    tea tea, tea tea to make her free        while incense burned.

 

(spoken : )

 

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+     In love pool eyes float feathers, after the struggle the hopes burst,

 

   and shot joy all thro' the wind, sorrow more distant than a star.

 

    Multi colour run down over your body,

 

    then the liquid passing all into all love is hot.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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+      Truth is molten !

 

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4.  True true, true true the song he sang her     while the leaves cooked,

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    ting ting, ting little bell he rang,       sleepily she looked.

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    He filled, he filled a leather cup       holding her gaze,

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    she took, she took a little sip       while this song he sang :

 

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

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    Goo goo, goo goo Barabajagal         was his name now.

 

 

+  repeat CHORUS (3x) ...

 

    (Donovan)