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Song Parodies -> "Freed On Parole"

Original Song Title:

"King Of The Road"

Original Performer:

Roger Miller

Parody Song Title:

"Freed On Parole"

Parody Written by:

Alvin Rhodes

The Lyrics

jailed cells, i went
roomed with gents...time got spent
no pool...just sweat
and expensive cigarettes
you spend...long hours of pall and gloom
in a...eight by twelve four man room
then a seen...who then deems
"freed on parole"

there's no car...hop a train
destination...still not plain
all worn out...still confused
i'm amazed they turned me loose
i greet ol' hobos, i have found
use the train to get around
and the...engine i scream
"freed on parole"

they have sensed an intruder here
i'm thrown off the train
tossed off in chagrin
and tossed off in shame
and here i am, pitched out
and not near a town
i'm truly shocked..i must walk
there's nothing around

and then...right back to jail, i went have more time spent
i stole...a cool..corvette
i ain't had my hearing yet
i'll spend long hours inside this tomb
till they...take me to that little room
where a seen...who may deem
"freed on parole"

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Voting Results

Pacing: 4.3
How Funny: 4.3
Overall Rating: 4.3

Total Votes: 6

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 4   0
 5   5

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LIonel Mertens - June 29, 2006 - Report this comment
I sentence you to 555 hours of community service which may include writing parodies as good as this one. 5's Mr. Rhodes.
Paul Robinson - June 29, 2006 - Report this comment
Well, look at the bright side, alvin...this should give you a lot more time to write more parodies...suggested title, OS - "Wedding Bell Blues" by the Fifth Dimension, parody title - "The Folsom Wedding Cell Blues"...OH...your sentence? Well, that's easy, 3 consecutive "5's" ~ ~ ~
Michael Pacholek - June 29, 2006 - Report this comment
Dang ya, dang ya, now they might just go and hang ya, high from the highest treeeeeeee! Can't take these fives with thee!
Kristof Robertson - June 29, 2006 - Report this comment
I don't know whether to laugh or cry......OK, I'll laugh! 555
Johnny D - June 29, 2006 - Report this comment
He's a ... man of glee by all means ... King Alvin Rhodes!
alvin rhodes - June 30, 2006 - Report this comment
thanks lionel paul michael kristof and johnny

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