Did you ever know a big big man?
Who likes to frown
people are scared just by the sight of him.
Well stop to think and maybe to understand
That one day that person just might be your friend.

It all started when Bob and I were little kids
His dad yelled at us and it was always frightening.
But looking on back now it’s always so enlightening
that I was wrong for oh so long.

He’s intellectual and highly metaphysical
a happy individual and that’s why I tell you
he’s the Jolly Green Giant...
to me

I get intimidated going to gyms and lifting weights
This monster signs me up
my membership was out of date.
His stern look made me judge him
as someone I’d hate.
But I got to know him and friends we are to this date

So now might I try to recommend to you
to tell you to get to know someone
no matter that you may think it’s dumb.
You could use a new friend you can have today
so take a chance and you may say that

He’s intellectual and highly metaphysical
a happy individual and that’s why I tell you
he’s the Jolly Green Giant...to me
That’s what I’m telling you
Sometimes it takes getting to know someone
like you...

Did you ever know a big big man?
He’s the Jolly Green Giant


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