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    Default what are the meaning of the following words please?

    walrus gum-boat

    spinal cracker

    roller coaster

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    Default Re: what are the meaning of the following words please?

    The content of the lyric below is odd to me as a non-native speaker. Could any knowledgeable teachers or Beatles' fans give me an explanation to the verse in detail? Thank you.

    Come together by Lennon/McCartney

    Here come old flattop, he come grooving up slowly
    He got joo-joo eyeball, he one holy roller
    He got hair down to his knee
    Got to be a joker he just do what he please

    He wear no shoeshine, he got toe-jam football
    He got monkey finger, he shoot coca-cola
    He say "I know you, you know me"
    One thing I can tell you is you got to be free
    Come together right now over me

    He bag production, he got walrus gumboot
    He got Ono sideboard, he one spinal cracker
    He got feet down below his knee
    Hold you in his armchair you can feel his disease
    Come together right now over me

    [Right!
    Come, oh, come, come, come.]

    He roller-coaster, he got early warning
    He got muddy water, he one mojo filter
    He say "One and one and one is three"
    Got to be good-looking cos he's so hard to see
    Come together right now over me

    Oh
    Come together
    Yeah come together
    Yeah come together
    Yeah come together
    Yeah come together
    Yeah come together
    Yeah come together
    Yeah oh
    Come together
    Yeah come together

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    Default Re: what are the meaning of the following words please?

    Much like "I Am the Walrus," "Come Together" is just a bunch of words that John Lennon strung together because he liked the sound of them. They don't have any context and no real meaning.

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