The Darker Times - Happy Feet

The Fiesta

As everyone was walking to Nueva Adélie, Erik, Atticus and Bo were playing. Unexpectedly, they were soon greeted by Sven, who showed guilt in his eyes.

“Hello there Earik, how are you doing?” Sven greeted with a fake smile, both Mumble and Erik saw through it.

“It's alright, how about you?”

“Well, I've come to say that I'm sorry for wh-”

“Sven, it's okay. It wasn't your fault. Besides, you are always welcome to stay with us.” Erik said, surprising Mumble and Sven as they had their beaks agape.

“Really? Oh thank you Earik.” Sven said as he flew toward the new, temporary home for the Emperors. The night following there was a fiesta to celebrate the escape from Emperor Land, with songs and being the main show of course.

“(Mumble)I used to bite my tongue and hold my breath
Scared to rock the boat and make a mess
So I sat quietly, agreed politely
I guess that I forgot I had a choice
I let you push me past the breaking point
I stood for nothing, so I fell for everything



You held me down, but I got up (HEY!)
Already brushing off the dust
You hear my voice, you hear that sound
Like thunder gonna shake the ground
You held me down, but I got up (HEY!)
Get ready 'cause I’ve had enough
I see it all, I see it now



I got the eye of the tiger, a fighter, dancing through the fire
'Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar
Louder, louder than a lion
'Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You’re gonna hear me roar


(Erik)Now I’m floating like a butterfly
Stinging like a bee I earned my stripes
I went from zero, to my own hero



You held me down, but I got up (HEY!)
Already brushing off the dust
You hear my voice, you hear that sound
Like thunder gonna shake the ground
You held me down, but I got up (HEY!)
Get ready ’cause I’ve had enough
I see it all, I see it now


(Mumble and Erik)I got the eye of the tiger, a fighter, dancing through the fire
‘Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar
Louder, louder than a lion
‘Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You’re gonna hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You'll hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You're gonna hear me roar...



Ro-oar, ro-oar, ro-oar, ro-oar, ro-oar



I got the eye of the tiger, a fighter, dancing through the fire
‘Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar
Louder, louder than a lion
‘Cause I am a champion and you’re gonna hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You’re gonna hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You'll hear me roar
Oh oh oh oh oh oh
You're gonna hear me roar...”

“(Christina)You shout it out
But I can't hear a word you say
I'm talking loud not saying much
I'm criticized
But all your bullets ricochet
Shoot me down, but I get up



I'm bulletproof, nothing to lose
Fire away, fire away
Ricochet, you take your aim
Fire away, fire away


You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium

(Gloria)Cut me down
But it's you who'll have further to fall
Ghost town and haunted love
Raise your voice, sticks and stones may break my bones
I'm talking loud not saying much


I'm bulletproof, nothing to lose
Fire away, fire away
Ricochet, you take your aim
Fire away, fire away

(Gloria, Erik, Mumble, Christina and Atticus)You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
I am titanium
I am titanium


Stone-hard, machine gun
Firing at the ones who run
Stone-hard as bulletproof glass


You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
You shoot me down but I won't fall
I am titanium
I am titanium”

“(Erik)Feeling my way through the darkness
Guided by a beating heart
I can't tell where the journey will end
But I know where to start



They tell me I'm too young to understand
They say I'm caught up in a dream
Well life will pass me by if I don't open up my eyes
Well that's fine by me


So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself
And I didn't know I was lost

So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself
And I didn't know I was lost


(Mumble)I tried carrying the weight of the world
But I only have flippers
Hope I get the chance to travel the world
But I don't have any plans


(Erik and Bo)Wish that I could stay forever this young
Not afraid to close my eyes
Life's a game made for everyone
And love is the prize

(Gloria and Mumble)So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself
And I didn't know I was lost

(Erik and Bo)So wake me up when it's all over
When I'm wiser and I'm older
All this time I was finding myself
And I didn't know I was lost



Didn't know I was lost
I didn't know I was lost
I didn't know I was lost
I didn't know (didn't know, didn't know)”

“(Mumble)I stay out too late
Got nothing in my brain
That's what people said, mmm-mmm
That's what people said, mmm-mmm



I go on too many dates
But I can't make them stay
At least that's what people said, mmm-mmm
That's what people said, mmm-mmm



But I keep cruising
Can't stop, won't stop moving
It's like I got this music
In my mind
Saying, "It's gonna be alright."



'Cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, play
And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate
Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake
I shake it off, I shake it off
Heart-breakers gonna break, break, break, break, break
And the fakers gonna fake, fake, fake, fake, fake
Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake
I shake it off, I shake it off



I never miss a beat
I'm lightning on my feet
And that's what they don't see, mmm-mmm
That's what they don't see, mmm-mmm



I'm dancing on my own (dancing on my own)
I make the moves up as I go (moves up as I go)
And that's what they don't know, mmm-mmm
That's what they don't know, mmm-mmm



But I keep cruising
Can't stop, won't stop grooving
It's like I got this music
In my mind
Saying, "It's gonna be alright."



'Cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, play
And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate
Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake
I shake it off, I shake it off
Heart-breakers gonna break, break, break, break, break
And the fakers gonna fake, fake, fake, fake, fake
Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake
I shake it off, I shake it off



Shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off


(Gloria)Hey, hey, hey
Just think while you've been getting down and out about the liars and the dirty, dirty cheats of the world,
You could've been getting down to this sick beat.



My Mumble brought this new penguin
She's like "Oh, my Guin!" but I'm just gonna shake.
And to the fella over there with the hella good fur
(points at Mumble)
Won't you come on over, baby? We can shake, shake, shake



Yeah ohhh


(Mumble and Gloria)'Cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, play
And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate (haters gonna hate)
I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake
I shake it off, I shake it off
Heart-breakers gonna break, break, break, break, break (mmmm)
And the fakers gonna fake, fake, fake, fake, fake (and fake, and fake, and fake)
Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake
I shake it off, I shake it off



Shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off



Shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off



Shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off (you've got to),
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off,
I, I, I shake it off, I shake it off”

“(Ramon)Let's light it up
Let's light it up
Until our hearts catch fire
Then show the world a burning light
That never shined so bright


(Mumble)We'll find a way
We'll find a way
To keep the cold night
From breaking in over the walls onto the wild side
The hunger satisfied


(Erik)We're burning up
We might as well be lovers on the sun
We might as well be lovers on the sun
We might as well be lovers on the sun



(Seymour)We'll never know
We'll never know
What stands behind the door(Christina)But I got a feeling and it's a feeling that's worth dying for
Just close your eyes and hold your breath because it feels right(Christina and Seymour)We'll keep it moving until we make it to the other side
And let's enjoy the ride

(Ramon and Carman)We're burning up
We might as well be lovers on the sun
We might as well be lovers on the sun
We might as well be lovers on the sun


(Mumble and Gloria) Let's light it up
Let's light it up
Until our hearts catch fire(Erik and Bo)Then show the world a burning light
That never shined so bright”

As they finished their final song for the night, everyone applauded. Eventually the next day came across, with Erik finally starting his first day at school.

“Now class, today is going to be a very special day, since Erik is now part of our class, we'll be travelling to Elephant land for a special event.” Miss Viola said as Erik just came in. Everyone, especially Atticus, Erik, and Bo cheering. A few hours later, they all began to walk to Elephant land.


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