View Poll Results: Frosty the snowman had to hurry on his way, so he waved goodbye, saying don't you cry, I'll be back
"On Christmas day" 7 3.65%
"Again someday" 185 96.35%
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:24 PM
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Sing "Frosty the Snowman" to yourself. What's the last line?

I've always thought it was "On Christmas day", but listening to Christmas songs on the radio i've noticed most singers sing it as "again someday".

Which is it when you sing it to yourself?
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:25 PM
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Over the hills of snow.

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Old 12-12-2012, 05:25 PM
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Again someday.
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:25 PM
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I've always heard and sung it as "Some Day."

It's not technically a Christmas song, just a seasonal song.
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:30 PM
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Frosty only says on Christmas Day at the end of the cartoon but the song is just again someday
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Old 12-12-2012, 05:35 PM
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Again Someday because spring comes and Frosty melts - but he'll be back when winter returns
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Old 12-12-2012, 06:14 PM
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Frosty only says on Christmas Day at the end of the cartoon but the song is just again someday

This was my thought, too.
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Old 12-12-2012, 06:27 PM
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'Two eyes made out of coal', since the rest of the song is just 'doo doo doo'. >_>
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Old 12-12-2012, 06:31 PM
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The wheels fall of the bus for me after "a very merry soul."
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Old 12-12-2012, 06:36 PM
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I get to "two eyes made out of coal" and then there's a bunch of syllables until I hear there must have been some magic in the old silk hat they found that made him dance around when they placed it on his head. He dances around muttering until he comes "back again some daaaaaay!"
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Old 12-12-2012, 06:40 PM
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Back again someday.

And this is the version I hear in my head:
http://www.google.com.au/url?sa=t&so...K1pU7nZAWrPe6g
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Old 12-12-2012, 07:14 PM
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"Some christmas day"

Yes, I've heard it like that.
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Old 12-12-2012, 07:16 PM
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Because I sing variants of "Frosty" around the house that are different from the original, neither rings a bell. My last lines are more like:

Frosty the Snowman,
Well he really had to go;
So he found a tree
And he had a pee,
But then all he made was snow.


So yeah, those don't ring a bell, but my family might like them better.
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Old 12-12-2012, 07:56 PM
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"He'll got down in history!"
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Old 12-12-2012, 08:13 PM
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Frosty the Snowman with PUPPIES!
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Old 12-12-2012, 10:18 PM
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"Joker got away."
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Old 12-12-2012, 10:29 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 74westy View Post
Over the hills of snow.
Yeah, in my head the last bit is:

Thumpity thump thump
Thumpity thump
Look at Frosty go
Thumpity thump thump
Thumpity thump
Over the hills of snow
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Old 12-13-2012, 01:01 AM
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Yeah, in my head the last bit is:

Thumpity thump thump
Thumpity thump
Look at Frosty go
Thumpity thump thump
Thumpity thump
Over the hills of snow
Likewise. Though for the verse the OP quotes, "again someday."
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Old 12-13-2012, 02:34 AM
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After the "Thumpity Thump Thump" verse, it's:

So he waved goodbye,
Saying "Don't you cry!
"I'll be back again someday!"


~VOW
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Old 12-13-2012, 02:45 AM
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After the "Thumpity Thump Thump" verse, it's:

So he waved goodbye,
Saying "Don't you cry!
"I'll be back again someday!"


~VOW
Does he pronounce the tilde?
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:29 AM
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After the "Thumpity Thump Thump" verse, it's:

So he waved goodbye,
Saying "Don't you cry!
"I'll be back again someday!"


~VOW
Not the version I'm familiar with. The thumping comes at the very end.
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Old 12-13-2012, 08:41 AM
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"Had a very shiny nose."
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Old 12-13-2012, 08:52 AM
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It's not Sunday? No wonder he didn't show up.
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Old 12-13-2012, 09:01 AM
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Inspired by the evil snowman movie Jack Frost (not to be confused with the comedy by the same name):

Frosty the Snowman
Filled our hearts with fear
But his greatest threat he saved for last:
"I'll be back again next year! HO! HO!"
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Old 12-13-2012, 10:02 AM
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And two eyes made out of souls


ETA:
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Posted in 2001:

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My three year old nephew insists that Frosty the Snowman has "two eyes made out of souls." It's kinda creepy, actually.

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Old 12-13-2012, 10:16 AM
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Another really close poll.
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Old 12-13-2012, 10:21 AM
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As a kid I thought it was "back again Sunday" which seemed oddly specific and almost sort of religious.
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Old 12-13-2012, 12:32 PM
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Over the hills of snow.
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Old 12-13-2012, 12:35 PM
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Enough of the Disney version - here is the best version, if you aren't going to use the one from the show.
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Old 12-13-2012, 01:36 PM
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Its all kazoo in my head after the "Frosty the Snowman" intro - that thing has actual words?
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Old 12-13-2012, 02:10 PM
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Sigmagirl is right.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:42 PM
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I put down Christmas Day out of instinct but now that I think of it, the other choice was the right one.
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Old 12-13-2012, 03:52 PM
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Frosty only says on Christmas Day at the end of the cartoon but the song is just again someday
I remember one year, CBS censored the last line on the cartoon version. The only reason I can think of is, they didn't want kids to think the show would air again on 12/25.
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Old 12-13-2012, 04:06 PM
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or it was part of the Liberal Media's scheme to destroy Christmas
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Old 12-13-2012, 07:39 PM
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Frosty only says on Christmas Day at the end of the cartoon but the song is just again someday
This is what I remember
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Old 12-14-2012, 10:01 AM
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Heinrich the Schleimann
Was a jolly German soul
With a Meerschaum pipe and a button nose
And two eyes as dark as coal....

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Old 12-14-2012, 10:39 AM
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Over the hills of snow.
This is the correct answer. This isn't an obscure folk song with multiple equally legitimate versions, it's a song still under license, written within our lifetimes.

http://www.rightsworkshop.com/10-chr...ain-but-arent/

http://www.christmas-lyrics.org/fros...rics-song.html
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Old 12-14-2012, 05:41 PM
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Over the hills of snow.
My thought before I read the choices. Of the two options presented, however, definitely "again someday". I first remember singing the tune in school circa 1965.
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Old 12-14-2012, 09:26 PM
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Because I sing variants of "Frosty" around the house that are different from the original, neither rings a bell. My last lines are more like:

Frosty the Snowman,
Well he really had to go;
So he found a tree
And he had a pee,
But then all he made was snow.


So yeah, those don't ring a bell, but my family might like them better.
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Heinrich the Schleimann
Was a jolly German soul
With a Meerschaum pipe and a button nose
And two eyes as dark as coal....
See now my friend - THAT'S the spirit!
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