I bought him at thrift town for sixty-five cents.
If I had a kingdom he would be my prince.
His cuteness is too much for my tolerance,
Frances I love you.
He's got a thick neck and his fur is brown,
I don't need a blanket when he's around,
I once was lost but with him I'm found,
Frances I love you.
Put me in prison and put me in his cubicle,
If he was on my fingertip he'd be the cutical,
If he is the nucleus, I'm the particle, frances t.
Bear how'd you get so radical?
Oh why'd you take frances away oh-ee-ay-oh
Oh why couldn't you let him stay oh-ee-ay-oh
Oh why'd you take frances away oh-ee-ay-oh
Oh frances, I love you.
Guitar.yeah me and frances got a special kind of love,
It fits just right, it feels like a glove,
I hope when I die that I see him up above,
Frances you're the one I'm dreaming of.
I bought him at thrift town for sixty-five cents,
He's cuter than the artist formerly known as prince,
And he'd never make a joke at my expense,
Frances I love you.
I gave him to a girl who was really sweet,
And now you know she's sweet on me,
And when I'm over he's between the sheets,
Frances I love youso now the time came for me and frances to part...
Come on frances, you knew it would be like this from the very start:
I just can't bear to give you my heart.
Frances I miss you.






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    this is great, so cute. i love all of their songs, especially so much, widowmaker and erin with an e, but i noticed this one had no comments and had to say something.

    clairebear201on May 27, 2002   Link
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    this is great, so cute. i love all of their songs, especially so much, widowmaker and erin with an e, but i noticed this one had no comments and had to say something.

    clairebear201on May 27, 2002   Link
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    who didnt love frances the teddy bear after this?

    braveseddie12on June 04, 2002   Link
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    hahaha i hope to give someone a grubby doll from a thrift store sometime. like maybe a ernie doll i have one of those it would be so romantic

    rbfboy212on June 18, 2002   Link
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    When I bought Anthology and heard this song for the first time, it literally got an "awwww" out of me. Love it. "frances t. bear, how'd you get so radical?" = best lyrics ever.

    neveradmiton September 29, 2002   Link
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    i like the line "i just can't bear to give you my heart"...its just so cheesy, but cute

    nobody comments on the impossibles anymore :(

    blinxbcron March 13, 2005   Link
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    After taking to Rory, he told me that Frances T. Bear is currently in a box in Rory's mother's basement very safe. So we can all rest a bit easier.

    tylerzx2002on April 18, 2007   Link

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