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  1. The words to the song were inspired by a story that Ringo Starr was told in 1968 while sailing in the Mediterranean. He wrote the simple, playful words after being told by the boat’s captain that octopuses travel along the sea bed and pick up shiny objects and stones which they use to build gardens in front of their caves.

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