Crank and Sprocket

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1 Crank and sprocket, chain and wheel
Chugga, chugga, chug, chugga boom boom boom
Spark plug, piston, valve and seal
Chugga, chugga, chug, chugga boom boom boom

2 My machine has never strayed
Never, never, never disobeyed
Does exactly as it's made
Chugga, chugga, chug, chugga boom boom boom

3 Head and shoulders, knees and toes
Chugga, chugga, chug, chugga boom boom boom
Eyes and ears, a mouth and nose
Chugga, chugga, chug, chugga boom boom boom

4 My machine has never strayed
Never, never, never disobeyed
Does exactly as it's made
Chugga, chugga, chug, chugga boom boom boom.


Source: Secular Hymnal: 144 hymn tunes made inclusive for all #18

Author: Secretary Michael

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Text Information

First Line: Crank and sprocket, chain and wheel
Title: Crank and Sprocket
Author: Secretary Michael
Language: English
Refrain First Line: My machine has never strayed
Publication Date: 2015
Notes: (traditional hymn: "Jesus Christ is Risen Today")
Copyright: Public Domain

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