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Open, shut them, open, shut them,
Give a little clap, clap, clap.
Open, shut them, open, shut them,
Put them in your lap, lap, lap.

Creep them, creep them,
Creep them, creep them,
Right up to your chin, chin, chin.
Open up your little mouth,
But do not put them in.


Variation 1:
Open, shut them
Open, shut them
Give a little clap, clap, clap!
Open, shut them
Open, shut them
Lay them in your lap, lap lap.
Creep them crawl them , creep them crawl them
Right up to your chin, chin chin
Open up your little mouth
But do not let them in!


Variation 2:
Open, shut them

Open, shut them
Give a little clap, clap, clap!
Open, shut them
Open, shut them
Lay them in your lap, lap lap.
Creep them crawl them , creep them crawl them
Right up to your chin, chin chin
Open up your little mouth
But do not let them in!


Variation 3:
Open them, shut them, Open them, shut them.
Give a little clap!
Open them, shut them, Open them, shut them.
Put them in your lap!
Creep them, creep them, creep them, creep them,
Right up to your chin!
Open up your mouth....but don't let them in!
Open them, shut them, Open them, shut them
To your shoulders fly!
Now like little birdies let them flutter to the sky!
Now falling, falling, falling, falling all the way to the ground!
Now quickly pick them up again, and turn them round and round.
Faster....faster.....faster!  Slower.....slower....slower!
Open them, shut them, Open them, shut them.
Give a little clap!
Open them, shut them, Open them, shut them.
Put them in your lap.