Once a jolly Bitcoin transacted on the internet, Under the Shah 256 protocol,
And it sang as it bit and cryptographically relayed, Who'll come a hash block a making with me? Merkle roots and nodes now, Merkle roots and nodes now, You'll come for merkle roots and nodes now with me, And they sang as they watched and peer-to-peer'd that blockchain 'round, You'll come for merkle roots and nodes now with me.
Down came the fearful to check out Bitcoins potential, Up jumped Le Bitcoin and grabbed them with glee, And it sang as it wrapped that fearful in it's block header,
Chains and roots are not what you think them to be. Root my hash if you want to,
Root my hash if you want to, You'll come a root hash and nonce it with glee, And they sang as they C'd that P right up their U know whats, Time stamped for flavor in digital pi. Up rode authorities, mounted on their federals. Down came their currencies, one, two, three, "Whose is that wealth... aww, can't fit