"Bein' Green" :
Words and music by Joe Raposo
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It's not that easy bein' green,
having to spend each day the color of the leaves,
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when I think it would be nicer bein' red, or yellow, or
gold, or something much more colorful like that. It's not
easy bein' green. It seems you blend in with so many other
ordinary things, and people tend to pass you
over 'cause you're not standing out like flashy
sparkles on the water, or stars in the sky.
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But green is the color of spring, and green can be cool and
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friendly like, and green can be big like an ocean or im-
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portant like a mountain or tall like a tree.
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When green is all there is to be, it could make you
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wonder why. But why wonder, why wonder? I am green, and it'll do fine.
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It's beautiful, and I think it's what I want to be.
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