In about a twelve months after, young Sally came back to me And she said that she was sorry she'd ever been on that spree. Go back to Cousin Joe.
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Sally you can't come over me for I see you've got a baby to dance all on your knee. You really drive me mad! I'll have you up before the beak and I'll swear you are its dad. When that you get before the bench, they will not let you speak, And you'll have to keep the young one on thirty pence a week. So Billy, how can you serve me so?
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I'm sure the child belongs to you and not to Cousin Joe. Well in a week she gets this summons but she found it was no go; The magistrate decided that the child belonged to Joe. She went up to Billy's back yard, quickly the door she shut, And when at last they found her, she'd drowned in a water butt.
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So young women take a warning from me: never love a soldier or sit all on his knee. Billy, don't be a hero, Don't be a fool with your life Billy, don't be a hero, Come back and make me your wife And as he started to go, she said, 'Billy keep your head low' Billy, don't be a hero, Come back to me. The song goes on to describe how Billy is killed in action in a pitched battle after volunteering to ride out and seek reinforcements.
This suggests mounted infantry and a lack of modern two-way radio communications. In the end, the heartbroken woman throws away the official letter notifying her of Billy's "heroic" death.
Thereafter, Bo Donaldson's and the Heywoods's version reached No. The US version sold over three and a half million copies, and was awarded a gold disc by the R.
Donaldson and the Heywoods's version was a massive hit in Latin America and Japan as well, but it remained largely unknown elsewhere as of late July Billboard ranked it as the No. Despite the song's popularity, it was poorly received, and it was voted No. The Mystery Science Theater characters often use the line "Billy, don't be a hero!
In the first episode of Friends , Ross David Schwimmer is sad because it has been so long since he last picked up a woman, saying, "Do the words 'Billy, Don't Be a Hero' mean anything to you? Massive Attack 's track "Blue Lines" from the album of the same name features the lyrics "take a walk, Billy, don't be a hero.
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Reilly performing on rollerblades during "The Dewey Cox Show. In an episode of ALF , the title character, Gordon "Alf" Shumway voice by Paul Fusco , uses the line "Willie, don't be a hero, don't be a fool with your life," referring to the head of the household, Wille Tanner Max Wright , after Willie comes up with a bad idea. The Doug Anthony Allstars performed a comedic cover of this song, featuring the altered line, "Where did Billy's head go? From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources.
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