Imágenes de páginas
[graphic][ocr errors][merged small][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][subsumed][merged small]

SHOE the colt, shoe the colt, | SING, sing, what shall I sing? Shoe the grey mare;

Puss has stolen the puddingIf the colt won't be shod,

string! Let him bare.

Do, do, what shall I do?
Puss has bit it quite in two ?



nuopy of lead, lead, lead ;

"HERE was a man in double 'Twas like a lion at the door; deed,

And when the door began to crack,
Who sow'd his garden full of seed; "Twas like a stick across your back;
And when the seeds began to grow, And when your back began to
'Twas like a garden fool of snow; smart,
And when the snow began to fall, 'Twas like a penknife in your heart;
"T was like a bird upon the wall; And when your heart began to
And when the bird away did fly, bleed,
’T was like an eagle in the sky; You're dead, and dead, and dead,
And when the sky began to roar, indeed.
THREE wise men of Gotham ,

Went to sea in a bowl,
If the bowl had been stronger,
My song had been longer.
THERE was a little man,
And he had a little

And his bullets they were made
He shot Johnny Sprig
Through the middle of the

And he knocked it right off his

head, head, head.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors][merged small][merged small][merged small][graphic][merged small][ocr errors][merged small][merged small]

He'll sit in a barn, THE north wind doth blow,

And we shall have snow, To keep himself warm, And what will poor robin do then ? And hide his head under his wing, Poor thing!

Poor thing

TAFFY was a Welchman, Taffy was a thief;

Taffy came to my house, and stole a piece of beef :
I went to Taffy's house, Taffy was not at home;
Taffy came to my house, and stole a marrow-bone:
I went to Taffy's house, Taffy was in bed,
I took the marrow-bone, and beat about his head.



HERE was crooked man, and he went a crooked

mile, He found a crooked

sixpense against a

crooked stile; He bought a crooked

cat, which caught

a crooked mouse, And they all lived

together in a little crooked house.

[ocr errors]


HERE was an old soldier of
THE man in the moon

Came down too soon,

Went walking one day with his And ask'd his way to Norwich;

sister; He went by the south,

When a cow at a poke, And burnt his mouth

Toss'd her into an oak, With eating cold pease-por. Before the old gentleman miss'd ridge.


[graphic][ocr errors][subsumed][ocr errors]


THERE was an old woman who lived in a shoe,

She had so many children she didn't know what to do;
She gave them some broth without any bread,
She whipp'd them all soundly, and sent them to bed.

« AnteriorContinuar »