"“If only, if only,” the woodpecker sighs, “The bark on the tree was as soft as the skies"
Wolf howling at the moon
Creative Commons AttributionWolf howling at the moon - Credit: Ghetu Daniel on Flickr

The pig lullaby is very important in this story:

 

“If only, if only,” the woodpecker sighs,

“The bark on the tree was as soft as the skies.”

While the wolf waits below, hungry and lonely,

Crying to the moo–oo–oon,

“If only, if only.”

 

 

 

 

The ‘If Only’ song from the Holes movie soundtrack, performed by FictionPlane:

 

 

The 'If Only' song performed in a more haunting style, as if sung by Sarah to a little Stanley: