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Playing "bop" is like playing Scrabble with all the vowels missing.
That you're wavin' from the backroads by the rivers of my memory ever smilin'
Ever gentle on my mind.
It don't mean a thing, if it ain't got that swing.
My wild Irish Rose,
The sweetest flow'r that grows.
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