Repeat after me I am free

1.

Say hello / say sorry

Blow your nose / kiss auntie

Wash your hands / brush your teeth

Stop giggling / go to sleep

 

Do what I say

 

Do your homework / pass your exam

Only one sweet / say thank you Mum

Clean up your mess / hurry up quick

And for God’s sake / stop being sick

 

Now repeat after me

Yes

You are free / you are free / you are free

2.

Go to work / be model

Feed your kids / act normal

Don’t protest / watch TV

No U turn / drive gently

 

Do what is said

 

Follow fashion / don’t jump the queue

Don’t drink too much / and flush the loo

Obey the law / respect the Crown

Pay your taxes / vote for the clown

 

Now repeat after me

Yes

We are free / we are free / we are free

3.

Go shopping / hold the door

Keep smiling / to neighbour

Walk the dog / comb your hair

Don’t park here / one way there

 

Do what you should

 

Stop your habits / and addictions

And what about / your obsessions

You’re free to think / you are silly

But you’re silly / to think you’re free

 

Now repeat after me

Yes

I am free / I am free / I am free

Note

Source d’inspiration : graffiti londonien repris dans l’ouvrage d’Yves Pagès,Tiens ils ont repeint ! 50 ans d’aphorismes urbains, 2017

“Go to work, send yours kids to school

Follow Fashion, act normal

walk on the pavement,

watch t.v.

save your old age,

obey the law

Repeat after me :  I am free”

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