Henry and Lizzy (Pennsylvania Dutch)

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“Henry and Lizzy” (in Pennsylvania Dutch) Karaoke (midi with lyrics).
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A Pennsylvania Dutch Folk Song.
A Song of the Snitzing Party.


Was soll ich koche, liewer Heinrich,
Liewer Heinrich, liewer Heinrich?
Was soll ich koche, liewer Heinrich,
Was Dann?

Koch Brei, du dumme Liessa,
Dumme Liessa, dumme Liessa.
Koch Brei, du dumme Liessa,
Koch Brei.

In was dann, liewer Heinrich,
Liewer Heinrich, liewer Heinrich?
In was dann, liewer Heinrich,
Was Dann?

In re Pann, du dumme Liessa,
Dumme Liessa, dumme Liessa.
In re Pann, du dumme Liessa,
In Re Pann.

Wann die Pann en Loch hott, liewer Heinrich,
Liewer Heinrich, liewer Heinrich?
Wann die Pann en Loch hott, liewer Heinrich,
Was Dann?

Schtopp’s zu, du dumme Liessa,
Dumme Liessa, dumme Liessa.
Schtopp’s zu, du dumme Liessa,
Schtopp’s Zu.

Mit was dann, liewer Heinrich,
Liewer Heinrich, liewer Heinrich?
Mit was dann liewer Heinrich,
Mit Was?

Mit Schtroh, du dumme Liessa,
Dumme Liessa, dumme Liessa.
Mit Schtroh, du dumme Liessa,
Mit Schtroh.

Wann’s Schtroh zu lang iss, liewer Heinrich,
Liewer Heinrich, liewer Heinrich?
Wann’s Schtroh zu lang iss, liewer Heinrich,
Was Dann?

Hack’s ab, du dumme Liessa,
Dumme Liessa, dumme Liessa.
Hack’s ab, du dumme Liessa,
Hack’s Ab.

Mit was dann, liewer Heinrich,
Liewer Heinrich, liewer Heinrich?
Mit was dann, liewer Heinrich,
Was Dann?

Mit re Ax, du dumme Liessa,
Dumme Liessa, dumme Liessa.
Mit re Ax, du dumme Liessa,
Mit Re Ax.


What shall I cook you, darling Henry,
Darling Henry, darling Henry?
What shall I cook you, darling Henry,
Today?

Cook pap, you stupid Lizzy,
Stupid Lizzy, stupid Lizzy,
Cook pap, you stupid Lizzy,
Cook pap!

In what, then, darling Henry,
Darling Henry, darling Henry?
In what, then, darling Henry,
In what?

In a pan, you stupid Lizzy,
Stupid Lizzy, stupid Lizzy,
In a pan, you stupid Lizzy,
In a pan!

If the pan is leaking, darling Henry,
Darling Henry, darling Henry?
If the pan is leaking, darling Henry,
What then?

Stop it up, you stupid Lizzy,
Stupid Lizzy, stupid Lizzy,
Stop it up, you stupid Lizzy,
Stop it up!

How shall I stop it up, darling Henry,
Darling Henry, darling Henry?
How shall I stop it up, darling Henry,
How shall I stop it up?

With straw, you stupid Lizzy,
Stupid Lizzy, stupid Lizzy,
With straw, you stupid Lizzy,
With straw!

If the straw’s too long, darling Henry,
Darling Henry, darling Henry?
If the straw’s too long, darling Henry,
What then?

Chop it off, you stupid Lizzy,
Stupid Lizzy, stupid Lizzy,
Chop it off, you stupid Lizzy,
Chop it off!

How shall I chop it, darling Henry,
Darling Henry, darling Henry?
How shall I chop it, darling Henry,
How shall I chop it?

With an ax, you stupid Lizzy,
Stupid Lizzy, stupid Lizzy,
With an ax, you stupid Lizzy,
With an ax!


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