Sea Shanty NaPoWriMo

 

Day 3   NaPoWriMo   prompt Sea Shantey 

Don’t have beans for tea.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

Set out in the morning and the wind was blowing

Might of been the weather or the baked beans no way of knowing

Captains  in a  mood his face is red and glowing

He lost the compass and no one know where we’re going!

Damn the Captains moaning!

 

 

Out on the roaring forties playing at pirates, making sorties

Running  up  mast  that’s the life before you hit your forties

But don’t have beans for tea, tea.

 

Let’s have cuppa shouted the first mate,

And some biscuits  on a  bone china plate ,plate

I did my best and put on a tray, tray

Slipped  on the deck and watched it get  washed away, way.

Damn the Captains moaning!

 

 

Out on the roaring forties playing at pirates, making sorties

Running  up  mast  that’s the life before you hit your forties

But don’t have beans for tea tea.

 

Sewing up the up the sails but I used the wrong thread

Skipper told me if the captain sees I’ll be dead, dead

The he took of his wooden leg and whacked me round the head,

I didn’t think that was fair so I said , said.

Damn the Captains moaning!

 

Out on the roaring forties playing at pirates, making sorties

Running  up  mast  that’s the life before you hit your forties

But don’t have beans for tea tea.

 

Up in the crow’s nest and it’s raining

Bandage on me head but it’s still paining

Looking for the moon but it a waning

Suddenly feel sick so look out down below……OH!

Damn the Captains moaning!

 

Out on the roaring forties playing at pirates, making sorties

Running  up  mast  that’s the life before you hit your forties

But don’t have beans for tea tea.

.

Banging the ship’s biscuits to get out the weevils

First mate’s got a cob on and he’s giving me the evils

Got to make a meal, only got baked beans  and seashells

Thank goodness  we will’ll all be sick because of the sea swells

Damn the Captains moaning!

 

 

Out on the roaring forties playing at pirates, making sorties

Running  up  mast  that’s the life before you hit your forties

But don’t have beans for tea tea.

Damn the Captains moaning!

Follow me on Twitter

Follow Us

Follow Us

Follow Us

Follow Us

Hot Dogs and Marmalade

Salty like hot dogs (and tears). Sweet like marmalade (and life).

Two on a Rant

Rants, humor, sarcasm, and a haiku-like substance? It's hard to know what's going to come out of our minds next.

Ivor.Plumber/Poet

An Old Plumber, An Ex-Carer, An Amateur Poet, Words From The Heart

Trent's World (the Blog)

Random Ramblings and Reviews from Trent P. McDonald

Marsha Ingrao - Always Write

Promoting Hobby Blogging

Chel Owens

A Wife, My Verse, and Every Little Thing

Sacred SoulSongs

Sacred Paths and Detours

Mr. Ohh!'s Sideways View

For those of you who aren't me...and I've noticed a surprisingly large number of people who aren't.

The Small Dog

Life from the Tail End

USUAL MUTTWITS

DOG TAILS by ZoZo and Jools

kimbladeswriting

poetry and short stories

Ben Naga

Gifts from the Musey Lady and Me. "Laissez-moi vous raconter ma vraie histoire."

About the Jez of It

Poetry, stories and strange odds and ends from the desk of a writer

The Sound of One Hand Typing

Music, Musings, Memoir, and Madness

"LIFE" ( You like it, I love it! )

"LOVE"-Keeping it real, and keeping it simple!

Our Eyes Open

Come along on an adventure with us!

Diary of a Dublin Housewife

Diary of a Dublin Housewife

J-Dubs Grin and Bear It

As Always, More to Come

Smorgasbord Blog Magazine

Blog magazine for lovers of health, food, books, music, humour and life in general

Colline's Blog

a potpourri of thoughts and experiences

pensitivity101

An onion has many layers. So have I!

lynz real cooking

lynz real life

Darswords

Musings about Havenverse

From Cave Walls

The Journey Home

Sue Vincent's Daily Echo

Echoes of Life, Love and Laughter

like mercury colliding...

...moments of unexpected clarity

G-Bears Blog

Real Life - Hard Facts !

All in a Day's Breath

Art, Love of Life, Philosophy, Writing, Spirituality

Kevin Parish

Poetry, lyrics and other words...

Claire Ladds

Crime and dark fiction author

adamdixonfiction

Short stories from a fiction addict