The symbol of the school we loveYet there are traces of brainwashing throughout, with lines like:
Is a little scallop shell
And everyday you'll hear him say
"In school you must do well!"
Now let us sing 'til echoes ringDid they really need us to pledge loyalty? After all, where you went to school was dictated by your neighborhood. A mass defection to Lillie B. Haynes was not possible, even though their playground ran circles around our tetherball-less tetherball pole.
And pledge our loyalty
So why the Stalin-esque loyalty oath? And why is the little scallop shell talking to me?