Song Lyrics That Seem Like Placeholders

Song lyrics that feel like maybe the songwriter intended to improve that line in a later draft and just didn't ever get around to it. Add yours.
  1. "How is the weather?"
    "Happy Together," The Turtles
  2. "Aw yeah, I guess it's obvious, I also like to write"
    "The Humpty Dance," Digital Underground
  3. "Chickity China, the Chinese chicken"
    "One Week" - Barenaked Ladies
    Suggested by   @paulgale
  4. "I look at the floor and I see it needs sweeping"
    "While My Guitar Gently Weeps," The Beatles
    Suggested by   @sky
  5. "La, a note that follows So"
    "Do, Re, Mi" - The Sound of Music, best picture winner 1965. This is the ultimate lyric placeholder in an otherwise clever-ass song.
    Suggested by   @stephen
  6. "I really really really wanna zig a zig uh!" Wannabe, The Spice Girls
    Suggested by   @alissamaynot
  7. "I live out there, so don't...go there"
    "Going Back To Cali" Notorious B.I.G
    Suggested by   @zkamenetz
  8. "In fact, it's cold as hell"
    "Rocket Man," Elton John
  9. "But, then again, no" -your song Elton John
    Suggested by   @hannahstark
  10. "Oh look, it stopped snowing" - Interpol, "Roland"
    Suggested by   @jarrettgrode
  11. "Life is like a Pie"
    Back to Black by Amy Winehouse
    Suggested by   @dylan