Want to be a Marine?

Marine Corps Marching Cadence

Sittin’ at home and talkin’ to Joe.

Nothin’ to do no place to go.

Sittin’ at home and talkin’ to Joe.

Nothin’ to do no place to go.

Chorus (between each verse)

Whoa-oh-oh-oh-oh

Whoa -oh-oh-oh-oh-oh

Whoa-oh-oh-oh

Whoa-oh-oh-oh-oh-oh

Marine recruiter came to me.

He asked me what I wanted to be.

Marine recruiter came to me.

He asked me what I wanted to be.

Chorus

How’d ya like to be a Marine?

How’d ya like to be lean and Mean?

How’d ya like to be a Marine?

How’d ya like to be lean and mean?

Chorus

I said yes, he said when?

I said today I’d like to begin.

I said yes, he said when?

I said today I’d like to begin.

Chorus

And so he put me on a bus.

I gave no hassle I made no fuss.

And so he put me on a bus.

I gave no hassle I made no fuss.

Chorus

Then he put me on a jet.

My days were long my nights were wet.

Then he put me on a jet.

My days were long my nights were wet.

Chorus

Drill instructor said to me,

You got to work hard to be lean and mean.

Drill instructor said to me,

You got to work hard to be lean and mean.

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