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Come and I Will Sing You (The Twelve Apostles)

This song is by Great Big Sea and appears on the album The Hard And The Easy (2005).

Come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you One-oh,
What will the one be?
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

Come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Two-oh,
What will the two be?
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

Come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Three-oh,
What will the three be?
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

Come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Four-oh,
What will the four be?
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

Come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Five-oh,
What will the five be?
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

Come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Six-oh,
What will the six be?
Six are six pallbearers
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

And come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Seven-oh,
What will the seven be?
Seven senators under the sky,
Six are six pallbearers
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

And come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Eight-oh,
What will the eight be?
Eight Gabriel angels,
Seven senators under the sky,
Six are six pallbearers
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

And come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Nine-oh,
What will the Nine be?
Nine bright eyed shiners,
Eight Gabriel angels,
Seven senators under the sky,
Six are six pallbearers
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

And come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Ten-oh,
What will the Ten be?
Ten ten Commandments,
Nine bright eyed shiners,
Eight Gabriel angels,
Seven senators under the sky,
Six are six pallbearers
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

And come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Eleven-oh,
What will the Eleven be?
Eleven's eleven went straight to heaven,
Ten ten Commandments,
Nine bright eyed shiners,
Eight Gabriel angels,
Seven senators under the sky,
Six are six pallbearers
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so,

And come and I will sing you,
What will you sing me?
I will sing you Twelve-oh,
What will the Twelve be?
Twelve twelve Apostles,
Eleven's eleven went straight to heaven,
Ten ten Commandments,
Nine bright eyed shiners,
Eight Gabriel angels,
Seven senators under the sky,
Six are six pallbearers,
Five fair men under the bush,
Four Gospel creatures,
Three of them are drivers,
Two of them are little white babes
Coated all in green-oh,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be,
One to one lives all alone
Forever more shall be so!