Mole in the Ground

Traditional

Well, I wish I was a mole in the ground.
Yes, I wish I was a mole in the ground.
Mole in the ground, I'd tear that mountain down
Well, I wish I was a mole in the ground.

Well, I wish I was a lizard in the spring.
Well, I wish I was a lizard in the spring.
Lizard in the spring, lord, I'd hear my darlin' sing.
Well, I wish I was a lizard in the spring.

Kippy wants a nine dollar shawl.
Kippy wants a nine dollar shawl.
Nine dollar shawl, lord, I need a new mackinaw.
Kippy wants a nine dollar shawl.

Kippy, let your hair hang down.
Kippy, let your hair hang down.
Let your hair hang down, let your bangs curl round.
Kippy, let your hair hang down.

Darlin' where you been so long?
Darlin' where you been so long?
I've been walkin' down that road singin' out my song.
Darlin' where you been so long?