Trump goes all scripted with “The snake” lyrics of song by Al Wilson

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Take me in oh tender woman…

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Donald Trump reads lyrics to “The Snake” a song by Al Wilson during an earlier rally speech

For at least the fourth rally, Donald Trump read the lyrics to this song at his Bloomington, Illinois rally today.

The snake’s words are an obvious object lesson on inviting Syrian and other refugees into our country without proper vetting.

Mr. Trump’s stance on the refugees, rather, is to build a settlement in a safe part of Syria for those displaced by war. It is also to get wealthy Middle East Arab nations to bear a large burden in funding the temporary home.

The lyrics

The Snake

Written by Oscar Brown, Jr.
Performed by Al Wilson

On her way to work one morning
Down the path along side the lake
A tender hearted woman saw a poor half frozen snake
His pretty colored skin had been all frosted with the dew
“Poor thing,” she cried, “I’ll take you in and I’ll take care of you”
“Take me in tender woman
Take me in, for heaven’s sake
Take me in, tender woman,” sighed the snake

She wrapped him up all cozy in a comforter of silk
And laid him by her fireside with some honey and some milk
She hurried home from work that night and soon as she arrived
She found that pretty snake she’d taken to had been revived
“Take me in, tender woman
Take me in, for heaven’s sake
Take me in, tender woman,” sighed the snake

She clutched him to her bosom, “You’re so beautiful,” she cried
“But if I hadn’t brought you in by now you might have died”
She stroked his pretty skin again and kissed and held him tight
Instead of saying thanks, the snake gave her a vicious bite
“Take me in, tender woman
Take me in, for heaven’s sake
Take me in, tender woman,” sighed the snake
“I saved you,” cried the woman
“And you’ve bitten me, but why?
You know your bite is poisonous and now I’m going to die”
“Oh shut up, silly woman,” said the reptile with a grin
“You knew damn well I was a snake before you took me in
“Take me in, tender woman
Take me in, for heaven’s sake
Take me in, tender woman,” sighed the snake

Songwriter: MILAN PILAR