The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #36282   Message #3158411
Posted By: Kent Davis
21-May-11 - 07:22 PM
Thread Name: Origins: Small Island
Subject: RE: Origins: Small Island
Of musical notation, I am as ignorant as a new-born babe, and my ear has been described as "tin" but, as near as I can tell, the first line of the song I remember went like this:

Small island boy, go back to your bornin' country.
Do Mi Fa   Re La So Fa Do   Mi So   Mi Fa