My stomach just went off. It's suppertime, and Charlie Brown has forgotten to feed me. Here I lie, a withering hollow shell of a dog and there sits my supper dish ... EMPTY! But that's all right. He'll remember. When no furry friend comes to greet him after school, then he'll remember! And he'll rush out here to the doghouse but it'll be too late. There will be nothing left but the dried carcass of his former friend who used to love to run and play so happily with him. Nothing left but the bleached puppy bones of...
Hey Snoopy! Are you asleep or something? I've been standing here a whole minute with your supper and you haven't even noticed. It's suppertime..
BEHOLD A BRIMMING BOWL OF
MEAT AND MEAL.
WHICH IS BROUGHT FORTH TO EASE OUR HUNGER.
BEHOLD THE FLOWING FLAGON MOIST AND SWEET
WHICH HAS BEEN SENT TO SLAKE OUR THIRST.
Okay there is no need to a big production! Just get down off that doghouse and eat!
DOO DOO DOO DOO
DOO DOO DOO
YEAH IT'S SUPPERTIME.
OH, IT'S SUP-SUP- SUPPERTIME,
VERY BEST TIME OF DAY.
YEAH, IT'S SUP-PER-TIME
AND WHEN SUPPER TIME COMES,
CAN SUPPER BE FAR AWAY?
BRING ON THE SOUP DISH, BRING
ON THE CUP.
BRING ON THE BACON AND FILL ME UP!
CAUSE IT'S SUPPER
SUPPER, SUPPER, SUPPERTIME!
(He whistles and then does a
little bit of scat BA DA DA DOO DA BA DA DA BA DA DA)
DOO DOO DOO DOO DOO DOOT
BR-R-RING ON THE DOG FOOD,
BRING ON THE BONE
BRING ON THE BARREL AND ROLL ME HOME.
CAUSE ITS SUPPER
SUPPER, SUPPER, SUPPER
WINTERTIME'S NICE WHEN ITS
ICE AND SNOW.
SUMMERTIME'S NICE WITH A PLACE TO GO.
BEDTIME, OVER TIME, HALF TIME TOO
BUT THEY JUST CAN'T HOLD A CANDLE TO. . .
OH YEAH. . . .
Hello (Motorcity/Mowtown/St Louis/Broadway/Home Listeners) How are ya?
BR-R-ING ON THE HAMBURG
BRING ON THE BUN
PAPPY'S LITTLE PUPPY LOVES EV'RYONE!
CAUSE IT'S SUPPER
SUPPER SUPPER SUPPER
SUPER PEPPER UPPER
SUPER DUPER SUPPERTIME
(Various ab libs about eating including: C'mon, bring on the meat... It's time to eat... Bring on the food... Bring on the hamburg... Bring on the hot dog... Bring on the doctor...)
(at the same time as
Snoopy going crazy with the Suppertimes)
SUPPERTIME (x 14)
(Suddenly, the off stage voices stop, and Snoopy is alone singing)
GIMME FOOD, GIMME WATER,
GIMME SOMETHIN' TO CHEW!
GIMME FOOD, GIMME WATER, GIMME SOMETHIN' TO DO!
[.... ON THAT GRAVY TRAIN!]
NOW CUT THAT OUT!!!! Now, why can't you eat your meal quietly and calmly like any other normal dog?
So what's wrong with making mealtime a joyous occasion?
SUPPER SUPPER SUPPER SUPPERRRRRRRRR-TIME!!!!!