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Darlene and I’d hide in movie theaters all day. Darlene would sing Frere Jacques. She rode her scooter in front of our house. I’m crazy. I’m crazy― crazy. She tried to run away in the third grade. How come I didn’t remember this? Slept in the same bed when our mom was mean to us. Why did I forget? I remember her voice. How could I forget? I’m crazy. I’m crazy.

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Bastille - Londoner Newcomer-Band stürmt die Charts (by DCsVision)

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Darlene and I’d hide in movie theaters all day. Darlene would sing Frere Jacques. She rode her scooter in front of our house. I’m crazy. I’m crazy. Crazy. She tried to run away in the third grade. How come I didn’t remember this? Slept in the same bed when our mom was mean to us. Why did I forget? I remember her voice. How could I forget? I’m crazy. I’m crazy. Crazy.

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One Direction / Frere Jacques / NRJ Music Awards

If you've never heard Richard Speight Jr. sing Frere Jacques, your life is not complete.

(Pro Tip: When watching the 2nd video, close your eyes and pretend he’s singing to you. Enjoy!)

(In return for his beautiful timbre, please head over to the RSJ 2014 birthday project site and submit something so we can show our favorite trickster the love! Submissions are due August 15th!) 

The Baby's Five Most Important Words and Phrases (and How to Use Them)

The Baby has been chatty of late. She has identified the key words and phrases of the English language, and has been using them with gusto. Now, many of you may be surprised to learn what the most significant words and phrases in the English language, as set out below, actually are (particularly as one…

The Baby’s Five Most Important Words and Phrases (and How to Use Them) was originally published on R is for Hoppit

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“Frere Jacques” Being Human style (3x08)

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John Slattery, you are great.