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15 January 2019
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Love one another.

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(I'm Fiddy, not Walrian)

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15 January 2019
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M - ...Me and My Monkey

Someone said 'What were you gonna do when it's all finished,' and I said 'I don't know but it'd be good fun being a DJ.' And since then I've become a DJ, only by word of mouth, you know. SO any minute now you'll read, 'Ringo leaves to become a DJ' but it's not true. - Ringo Starr

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15 January 2019
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Songs (solo or Beatles) that mention animals

M:

I'm not sure whether "...Me and My Monkey" is acceptable, vonbontee, particularly as "Everybody's Got Something To Hide Except Me And My Monkey " was already given by 50yearslate for the letter E.

Here are some other songs for M anyway:
Matchbox - dog, puppy
Monkey See - Monkey Do (by Ringo)
A Mouse Like Me (by Ringo)

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15 January 2019
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a-hard-days-night-ringo-8Don't forget Martha! a-hard-days-night-george-10

N- Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)

Nothin' Shakin'- dog gone tease and the cats are stomping

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16 January 2019
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O - Octopus's Garden .  (Octopus and Coral).  Yes, coral is an animal biologically.

And this would be the correct spot for Ode to a Koala Bear.  Don't forget that the letter is for the song title, not the animal.  I have to keep reminding myself too.  For example, I almost put in cat, canary and cocker spaniel in the Cs for Bad Boy .

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16 January 2019
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Richard said
Songs (solo or Beatles) that mention animals

M:

I'm not sure whether "...Me and My Monkey" is acceptable, vonbontee, particularly as "Everybody's Got Something To Hide Except Me And My Monkey " was already given by 50yearslate for the letter E.

  

Definitely not acceptable, thanks & apologies! I wasn't thinking of the actual rules. (Wasn't trying to deliberately cheat by shortening the song title so it began with "M", btw - I regularly refer to that song by that abbreviated title to save time.) 

Sorry for interrupting gameplay twice. Carry on! blue-meanieapple01

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16 January 2019
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Songs (solo or Beatles) that mention animals

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Piggies
Pisces Fish

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16 January 2019
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Q- Queenie Eye - dogs 

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17 January 2019
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R– Rocky Raccoon

      Ram On

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17 January 2019
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Hi TrickyMU, I deleted your post because your song title didn't match the theme of this round of the game.

If you'd like to try again, please feel free to do so.

24 January 2019
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I'm surprised that a big letter like S does not seem to have a song that fits this category.  I tried all week to think of one.  Time to skip it and move on.

T:

Three Cool Cats

Til There Was You - Birds

Are there any more?

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28 January 2019
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I can't think of any Us or Vs, but:

W- When I Get Home - cows

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29 January 2019
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No X or Z songs I think.  So I will finish this off with a Y

 

Y - Yer Blues (Eagle and Worm)

 

I hope this one will be fun and not too difficult.  Same rules.  More than one entry is ok.  Also, retroactive additions are ok if you think of one later. 

 

BEATLE OR SOLO SONGS THAT MENTION A NUMBER

A - A Day In The Life (4000 holes in Blackburn Lanchashire)
     Across The Universe (which shines around me like a million suns)
     All Together Now (1 thru 10 in first verse of song)

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BEATLE OR SOLO SONGS THAT MENTION A NUMBER

B:

The Ballad Of John And Yoko ("50 acorns tied in a sack")
Being For The Benefit Of Mr Kite ! ("10 somersets he'll undertake on solid ground")

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29 January 2019
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May I add "one"?

Baby, You're A Rich Man - One of the Beautiful People

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29 January 2019
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Certainly, but "one" can be used quite widely - perhaps not always in a strictly numeric way. Let's go for it anyway, so we have:
Anna (Go To Him) - ("Anna, just one more thing, girl")

Also I've just thought of another 'A' list entry:
And Your Bird Can Sing - ("You say you've seen seven wonders and your bird is green")

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C:

Come Together ("one and one and one is three")

Crippled Inside ("your cat has nine lives,nine lives to itself,but you've only got one")

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29 January 2019
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BEATLE OR SOLO SONGS THAT MENTION A NUMBER

Day Tripper (She took me 1/2 the way there, She only played 1 night stands)

Do You Want To Know A Secret (I've known the secret for a week or 2)

Don't Pass Me By (About an hour or 2)

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Richard said
Certainly, but "one" can be used quite widely - perhaps not always in a strictly numeric way. Let's go for it anyway, so we have:

  

I thought of that too.  But there may be tougher upcoming letters where using "one" liberally might come in handy.  Til then:

E:

Eight Days A Week
Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby (Before I got home I had 19 dates)

Another C:

Cry Baby Cry - (At twelve o'clock a meeting round the table...)

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F:

For No One : cried for no one

Flying Hour: The one real thing

"Duit On Mon Dei"

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