So goes a favorite song of mine.
Yes, the song is set in the Pacific Northwest, but as soon as I read of the Yarmouth Clam Festival in Maine the song got stuck in my head. it remains there. So in an effort to extricate the melody I here share it with you.
But first, some words about the Yarmouth Clam Festival.
It’s a family-friendly featuring music, food, events, crafts and more. Some 120,000 are said to turn out for the fun and, of course, for “acres of clams”.
Here’s the song (Again, excuse the faulty geography – I know it’ set in Puget Sound, not the Maine Coast, but I love both places and this tune – so here it is):