Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "Ferry ’cross from Jersey"

Original Song Title:

"Ferry ’cross the Mersey"

Original Performer:

Gerry and the Pacemakers

Parody Song Title:

"Ferry ’cross from Jersey"

Parody Written by:

John A. Barry

The Lyrics

Too obvious to pass up.
Strife goes on day after day.
Car horns are honking away.
So ferry ’cross from Jersey. . .
watch the damn bridge high above. . .
Bronx Cheer relay.

People don’t rush anywhere;
each inside a car stuck there.
So ferry ’cross from Jersey
and don’t be stuck with car care. . .
stooges of gov.

People car-bound at the border
aren't smiling in the fray.
Humid air and a game deployed
by hacks who should be in gray
duds and in a prison bay,
the keys locked and thrown away.

Not merry; cross in Jersey—
drivers screwed by hacks of gov.
So here they stay;
can’t get away.
Here they’ll stay.

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

 LittleLots
Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 



In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.
 

Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 5.0
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 2

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 0
 0
 
 2   0
 0
 0
 
 3   0
 0
 0
 
 4   0
 0
 0
 
 5   2
 2
 2
 

User Comments

Comments are subject to review, and can be removed by the administration of the site at any time and for any reason.

Michael Pacholek - January 13, 2014 - Report this comment
You don't gotta be no Soprano ta sing dis song.
Jonathan - January 13, 2014 - Report this comment
clap if you believe in ferries! 5's
Patrick - January 13, 2014 - Report this comment
Someone ought to serve about 20 years for homicide for the woman who died waiting for an ambulance stuck in traffic. Just when you think politicians have sunk to a new low, they find a way to exceed themselves.
WarrenB - January 13, 2014 - Report this comment
The problem here is Christie clear...

The author of the parody has authorized comments, and wants YOUR feedback.

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: http://www.amiright.com/parody/60s/gerryandthepacemakers8.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 928