BABALU'S WEDDING DAY (Carlos Girona / William Martin / Alex Miranda) The Eternals Also recorded by: Billy & The Essentials Where's everybody running Look at everybody go, go-go-go Somebody please tell me, what's all the rush But tell you Babalu's getting married, what you say? Babalu's getting married, that cheap skate Hear the church bells ringing-ding dong All the people are signing's - hay, hay And the bride is waiting, wait wait Hear them all celebrating, so gay But he ain't the money, oh oh Babalu's wedding day Some people think it's funny Some people think it's true, true-true-true Babalu's getting married, what will he do? He met his woman at a baseball game Playing second base for the Milwaukee Braves Husky Babalina was her name Asked her for an autograph and made a date Babalu, Babalu, Babalu's wedding day He had a friend who lived at the corner He thought Babalu was a gone-er From his friend he tried to borrow a dime So he could get to church in time Babalu, Babalu, Babalu's wedding day He had a monkey tied on a string An organ grinder that he played Counting the money at the end of the day The monkey took the money and he ran away Babalu, Babalu, Babalu's wedding day Babalu, Babalu, Babalu's wedding day Babalu, Babalu, Babalu's wedding day