I met a little girl named Bobby
In the park just now.
We were playing on the ropes
We were talking in the park with our gloves on
And the sea-blue ropes.
She told me the story of a woman
Who put her baby in the laundry basket and then
Put the laundry in the machine, and her baby
And the baby was going ‘round and ‘round.
And the mother couldn’t find her baby and then she
Saw her baby going ‘round and ‘round.
And I said that it sounded like a nightmare and
The little girl said that she had that dream and then
She told me that her mother was going to have