Apples By Brandon Timmerding, 9 May 12, 1980 Covington, Ky. — Plums are sour, Bananas are sweet, But, mm-mm, apples Are good to eat! I love apples. Why don't you? They're nice and sweet And good for you. Red and shiny. Plump and sweet. I love apples. They're good to eat. Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test?