I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas lyrics Christmas Carols

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas A hippopotamus is all I want I Donít want a doll, no dinky Tinker Toy I want a hippopotamus to play with and enjoy

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas I donít think Santa Claus will mind, do you? He wonít have to use our dirty chimney flue Just bring him through the front door, thatís the easy thing to do

I can see me now on Christmas morning, creeping down the stairs Oh what joy and what surprise when I open up my eyes To see my hippo hero standing there

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas Only a Hippopotamus will do No Crocodiles or rhinoceroses I only like hippopotamuses And hippopotamuses like me too courtesy of OriginaLyric.Info I want a hippopotamus for Christmas A hippopotamus is all I want Mom says the hippo would eat me up but then Teacher says a hippo is a vegetarian I want a hippopotamus for Christmas The kind i saw last Summer in the Zoo

Weíve gota car with room for 2 in our 2 car garage Iíd feed him there and wash him there and give him his massage

I can see me now on Christmas morning, creeping down the stairs Oh what joy and what surprise when I open up my eyes To see my hippo hero standing there

I want a hippopotamus for Christmas Only a hippopotamus will do no Kangaroos or Duckbilled Platypuses I only like hippopotamuseses And hippopotamuses like me too!