Campfire

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ABURAMUSH / THE COCKROACH (JAPAN)

Aburamush peep peep (2X) Aburamush peep (2X) Sodo mono kodomono Aburamush peep peep


A NEW FRIEND FOUND

As I walk to the left And I walk to the right And I walk, and I walk And I walk all night On a toe and a heel And a half turn round On a toe and a heel And a new friend found


AULD LANG SYNE

Should auld acquaintance be forget and never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forget and the day of auld lang syne? For auld lang syne! my dear, for auld lang syne! We’ll take a cup of kindness yet For auld lang syne


BOGIE DANCE

Put your right hand in and put your right hand out Put your right hand in and you shake it all about and you do the hokey pokey bogie and you turn around and that’s what all about

Left hand, Right leg, Left leg,Whole self.


Boom Chicka Boom

Boom chika boom X2

Boom chika wana, chika wana, chika boom

Oh yeah, ride on

Let’s make it *louder

(*Repeat with softer, faster, slower, underwater, opera, sexier, … …)

B.P.'S SPIRIT

I've got the B.P. Spirit Right in my head (repeat 3x) I've got the B.P. Spirit Right in my head Right in my head to stay

Deep in my heart ..... All round my feet ..... All over me .....


BY THE BLAZING COUNCIL FIRELIGHT

By the blazing council firelight We have met in comradeship tonight Round about, the whispering trees Guard our golden memories And so before we close our eyes to sleep Let us pledge each other that we'll keep Scouting friendship strong and deep Till we meet again


BY THE LIGHT OF THE SILVERY MOON

By the light of the silvery moon ( not the sun but the moon ) I want to spoon ( not the fork but the spoon ) To my honey I’ll croon love’s tune Honey moon, Keep it shinning in June ( not in May but in June ) Your silvery beams will bring love dreams We’ll be cuddling soon ( not too late but too soon ) By the silvery moon


CAMPFIRE'S BURNING

Campfire's burning, campfire's burning Draw nearer, draw nearer In the glooming, in the glooming Come sing and be merry


CANADIAN VESPER

Softly at the close of the day As our campfire fades away Silently each Scout should ask Have I done my daily task Have I guiltless sleep tonight Have I done and have I dared Everything to Be Prepared


CANNIBAL KING

A cannibal king with a fat nose ring Fell in love with a hula dame And every night, on a moonlight night Over the lake he came He hugged and kissed his pretty little miss Under the bamboo tree And every night on a moonlight night It sounded like this to me Aroom ..................... aroo Aroom Doola Doolay eh eh


CHESTNUT TREE

Under the spreading chestnut tree I will take you on my knee Oh how happy we should be Under the spreading chestnut tree


DI SINI SENANG

Di sini senang - Di sana senang Di mana mana hati ku senang (Repeat)


EDELWEISS

Edelweiss, Edelweiss, every morning you greet me Small and white, clean and bright you look happy to meet me Blossom of snow may you bloom and grow Bloom and grow forever Edelweiss, Edelweiss Bless my homeland forever


EPPO

O eppo e tai tai ei-ya (2X) O eppo e tai tai Eppo e tooki tooki Eppo e tooki tooki ei-ya


FATHER ABRAHAM

Father Abraham had seven children Seven children had father Abraham One of them was tall And all the rest were short But none of them was bright

Raise your right ..... Raise your left ..... Step your right ..... Step your left .....


FIVE HUNDRED MILES

If you miss the train I’m on You will know that I am gone You can hear the whistle blow, a hundred mile A hundred mile (4X) You can hear the whistle blow, a hundred mile

Lord I’m one, Lord I’m two, Lord I’m three, Lord I’m four Lord I’m five hundred miles away from home

Not a shirt on my back not a penny to my name Lord I can’t go back home this a way

This a way (4X) Lord I’m five hundred miles away from home


FLEA FLY FLO

Flea, Flea fly, Flea fly flo, Vista ! Coomalah, coomalah, coomalah vista ! Oh no no no not the vista Eeny meeny decimeeny ooua-loo-la- meeny Acimeeny, Zalimeeny ooua-loo-a-lah Beat bilee od'en dod'en, Bo bo ber did'en dad'en

FLEA FLY MOSQUITO Flea, Flea, Fly, Flea fly mosquito Calamine, calamine lotion Calamine, calamine, calamine lotion Oh, no more calamine lotion Itchy, itchy, scratchy, scratchy Up and down my backy wacky Itchy, itchy, scratchy, scratchy Up and down my backy wacky Beep went the bug when I sprayed him with my spray can PShhhhhhhhhhhhh .....


GAKO THE FROG

Kaeru no yo mawari Gako gako geko piong piong Hapa luke Hapa luke Gako geko piong Gako piong geko piong Gako geko piong Gako gako ga Piong ko piong ko piong Geko geko ge Piong ko piong ko piong Gako piong geko piong Gako geko piong


GING GANG GOOLIE

Ging gang goolie goolie goolie goolie watcha Ging gang goo Ging gang goo (Repeat 2x)

Heyla, O Heyla shey la, O hey La shey la hey la ho Heyla, O Heyla shey la, O hey La shey la hey la ho Shalliwalli, Shalliwalli, Shalliwalli Oompah, Oompah, Oompah, Oompah .....


GOODNIGHT BROTHERS

Goodnight brothers, Goodnight sisters Goodnight brothers, we're going to leave you now Merrily we roll along, roll along, roll along Merrily we roll along, over the deep blue sea


New friend found

As we walk to the left, as we walk to the right As we walk , As we walk, as we walk all night with a heel and a toe and a half-round turn with a heel and a toe and a new friend is found


LAND OF THE SILVER

BIRCH Land of the Silver Birch Home of the beaver Where still the mighty moose Wanders at will

Chorus :

Blue lakes and rocky shores I will return once more Boom-di-di-di-ai-di (3X) boom

My heart is sick for you Here in the low lands I will return to you Hills of the north

Swift as a silver fish Canoe of birch bark Thy mighty waterways Carry me forth

There where the blue lakes lie I’ll set my wigwam Close to the water’s edge Silent and still


MOONLIGHT BAY

We were sailing along on the moonlight bay We could hear the voices singing They seem to say You have stolen my hearts now don’t go away As we sing our old sweet song on the moonlight bay


MY BONNIE

My Bonnie lies over the ocean My Bonnie lies over the sea My Bonnie lies over the ocean Oh bring back my Bonnie to me

Chorus :

Bring back, oh bring back Oh bring back my Bonnie To me, to me Bring back, oh bring back Oh bring back my Bonnie

Last night as I lay on my pillow Last night as I lay on my bed Last night as I lay on my pillow I dreamed that my Bonnie was dead ( Chorus )


PASS IT ON

It only takes a spark, to get the fire going And soon all those around, can warm up in it glowing That's how it is with God's love, once you experienced it You'll spread His love, to everyone You want to pass it on

What a wondrous time is spring When all the tree are budding The birds begin to sing, the flowers start their blooming That's how it is with God's love, once you experienced it You want to sing, It's fresh like spring You want to pass it on

I wish for you my friend, the happiness that I've found You can depend on Him, it matter not where you're bound I shouted it from the mountain top, I want the world to know, The LORD of Love has come to me, I want to pass it on


PEACE LIKE A RIVER

I got peace like a river (3X) in my soul (Repeat)

I got joy overflowing... I got Life everlasting...


PEARLY SHELL

Pearly shell, by the ocean Shinning in the sunlight, covering in the shore When I see them My heart tells me I love you More than all those little pearly shells


ROCK A MY SOUL

Rock a my soul in the bosom of abraham (Repeat 3x) Oh ! Rock a my soul

Too high, I can't get over it Too low, I can't get under it Too wide, I can't get around it Oh ! Rock a my soul Rock my soul (3x) Oh ! Rock a my soul


SCOUTING LIGHT

This is the Scouting light of mine I'm going let it shine (Repeat 3x) Let it shine, let it shine all the time

All round the neighbourhood ..... Please do not blow my light .....


THOUSAND LEGGED WORM

Say a thousand legged worm, as he gives a little squirm Have you seen this little leg of mine? If it can’t be found I shall have to hop around on my nine- hundred and ninety-nine

Hop around, hop around Have you seen this little leg of mine? If it can’t be found I shall have to hop around on my nine- hundred and ninety-nine


THREE LITTLE DUCKS

Three little ducks that I once knew Fat ones, skinny ones, two by two But the one little duck with the feather on its back He ruled the other with a quack quack quack

Down to the river they would go Wibble wobble wibble wobble to and fro But the one little duck with a feather on its back He ruled the others with a quack quack quack


MUSICA

X speak the musica, compos sita rondah Whoops come villa, with his zoombaza

Chorus :

zoomba, zoomba, zoombaza (Repeat 4x)

Whoops come villa, with his viola ..... Whoops come villa, with his trumpetta ..... Whoops come villa, with his ting-tong-cha .....


YELL

ADIJI YELL Adiji, adiji, ah oh ah Adiji, adiji, zis boom bah, Ah oh ah, zis boom bah, rah rah rah

CHIKALAKA YELL Chikalaka, Chikalaka, chow chow chow Pokalaka, Pokalaka, bow bow bow Chikalaka chow Pokalaka bow Chikalaka Pokalaka Chow Kway Tiao

CRACKER YELL Plick pluck, plick pluck, pong pong pong Plick pluck, plick pluck, pung pung pung Plick pluck pong, plick pluck pung Plick pluck, plick pluck, ping pong pung

ONION YELL Onion onion pu pu pu Bawang bawang tu tu tu Onion pu Bawang tu Everybody heard the pu .....