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Traditional
  1. Oh me name is Dick Darby, I'm a cobbler
    I served me time at the old camp
    Some call me an old agitator
    But now I'm resolved to repent
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an ido
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an iy-ay
    With me roo boo boo roo boo boo randy
    And me last it keeps wearing away
  2. Now my father was hung for sheep stealing
    Me mother was burned for a witch
    My sister's a dandy housekeeper
    And I'm a mechanical switch
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an ido
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an iy-ay
    With me roo boo boo roo boo boo randy
    And me last it keeps wearing away
  3. Ah it's forty long years I have traveled
    All by the contents of me pack
    Me hammers, me awls, and me pinches
    I carry them all on me back
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an ido
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an iy-ay
    With me roo boo boo roo boo boo randy
    And me last it keeps wearing away
  4. Oh my wife she is humpy, she's lumpy
    My wife, she's the devil, she's black
    And no matter what I may do with her
    Her tongue it goes clickety clack
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an ido
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an iy-ay
    With me roo boo boo roo boo boo randy
    And me last it keeps wearing away
  5. It was early one fine summer's morning
    A little before it twas day
    I dipped her three times in the river
    And carelessly bad her "Good day"
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an ido
    With me intwing of an ingtwing of an iy-ay
    With me roo boo boo roo boo boo randy
    And me last it keeps wearing away