Flooding song lyrics funny: Filling the Tub. Water plants, forgot something, overflowing high & dry. MickTerry.com

Flooding song lyrics funny: Filling the Tub. Water plants, forgot something, overflowing high & dry.  MICK TERRY
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( Funny flooding song lyrics )
FILLING THE TUB
Copyright 2006 - MickTerry.com

On your way off to work this morning,
you were in- a rush.
Fed the cat, grabbed your clothes,
didn't eat, barely even brushed.
But you'd started water running
to be soak-ing- down your plants.
But it seems you- got distracted.
Out the door you ran.

All day long that old funny feeling:
something you- forgot.
Windows closed. Oven off.
Door was slammed ... but not double-locked!
Yeah, that had to be the item
that had caused- you- such concern.
But it's not 'til- you got home-
that you fin'lly learned ...

    You were FILLING THE TUB. Now ev'rything's wet.
    You were FILLING THE TUB. How could you forget?
    The water's been overflowing
    since you hurried out the door.
    You were FILLING THE TUB.
    _ Four feet higher and it's rising more. _

All your goldfish are now all loving
what you've done with the place.
But your cat's clawed her way
to the top of the tall bookcase.
'Though your dog's not fond of swimming,
he's perfected the Australian crawl.
& the mice that had kept well-hidden
have now fled your walls.

    CHORUS
    ( _ Pretty soon you're going to need some oars. _ )

        Your coffee table is floating to another room
        with a delicate set of crystal teet'ring to-and-fro.
        Your plasma TV, immersed- in aquatic gloom:
        & the last two shows you watched:
        Finding Nemo and- Jacques Cousteau.

All your plants won't be needing water
for the next- three years.
& it looks like you've got
your own scaled down Katrina here.
FEMA won't rush to assist you.
Dubya Bush- won't be dropping by.
Your insurance- has gone bankrupt,
left you high & dry.

    CHORUS
    ( _ Now it's almost to the second floor. _ )

Copyright 2006  MICK TERRY  Silent Tree Music  All rights reserved
[ Reprinted here by permission of the composer-lyricist ]   BMI
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Funny flooding
 song lyrics:  
Filling the Tub
 song - Brier Patch Ramble Magazine: Ain't Poetry, Dammit! Brier Patch Ramble Magazine   (Ain't Poetry, Dammit!)   4-1-16

To other time song lyrics:   PATIENCE
To other bathroom humor song lyrics:   METHANE
BACKING UP
THE BIG ONE
YOUR LEAVING
WHAT THE HELL IS GOING ON?
To other water disaster song lyrics:   (ADRIFT) HELL ON WATER
(RAIN FLOOD) PLAP, PLOP, PLIP
(TSUNAMI) WHEN THE WAVE CAME
(SHARKS) OPEN WATER, BLAIR FISH PROJECT
(CRUISE DISAPPEARANCE) BELOW THE SURFACE
(HURRICANE) THE GOOD, THE BAD, & THE UGLIEST
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