Mack The Knife

Oh, the shark babe – has such, teeth dear
And he shows them – pearly white
Just a jack knife – has old Macheath dear
And he keeps it’a – out of sight

You know when that shark bites – with his teeth, dear
Scarlet billows – start to spread
Fancy gloves, though – wears old Macheath, dear
So there’s never – never trace of red

Now on the sidewalk, huh-huh – ooo-Sunday morning uh-huh
Lies a body – just ‘a oozin’ life
“Eek!” And someone’s sneaking – ’round the corner
Could that someone – be Mack the Knife

‘A there’s a tugboat huh-huh – huh down by the river don’t ya know
WITH a cement bag – just a drooping on down
Wo that cement is just – it’s there for the weight, dear
Five will get you ten-wo-Mackie’s – back in town

Now’d ya hear about Louie Miller¬† he disappear, babe
After drawing out – all his hard earned cash
And now Macheath spends – just like a sailor
Could it be—our boy’s-done, something rash

Now Jenny Diver, ho! ho! – yea Sookie Taudry
Ooo-Miss La-da Linya – And Lucy Brown
Oh, the line forms – on the right, baze
Now that Macheath’s back in town

Oh say Jenny Diver – wo Sookie Taudry
Lookout ‘a Missa La-da Linya – And old Lucy Brown
Yes that line forms – on the right, babe
Now that Macheath’s back in town

“Look out old Mackie’s back!”

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