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Piping Hot, Smoking Hot

Piping hot, smoking hot. What I’ve got You have not. Hot gray peas, hot, hot, hot; Hot gray peas, hot!

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Wash The Dishes

Wash the dishes, Wipe the dishes, Ring the bell for tea; Three good wishes, Three good kisses, I will give to thee.

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A Carrot in a Garden

A carrot in a garden And a rabbit in the wood. Said the rabbit, “Beg your pardon, But you’re surely meant for food; Though you’ve started in to harden, You may still be very good.

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Intery Mintery

Intery, mintery, cutery corn, Apple seed and apple thorn; Wire, brier, limber-lock, Five geese in a flock, Sit and sing by a spring, O-u-t, and in again.

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Curly Locks

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Curly Locks, Curly Locks, Will you be mine? You shall not wash dishes, Nor feed the swine, But sit on a cushion And sew a fine seam, And sup upon strawberries, Sugar, and cream.

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Coffee and Tea

Molly, my sister and I fell out, And what do you think it was all about? She loved coffee and I loved tea, And that was the reason we couldn’t agree.

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Eat, Eat, Eat

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Here come the sweet potatoes And here’s the Sunday meat, I guess we must be ready now To eat, eat, eat. I’m going to have the nicey plate And Daddy’s leather seat, And wear my patent-leather shoes To eat, eat, eat. My Daddy’s talking all about The war, and some old fleet, I wonder if […]

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A Big, Fat Potato

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A big, fat potato lay down on a clod In the shade of some burdock and tall goldenrod, And he dreamed he were king of the whole garden plot, With a palace and throne, and a crown with a lot Of jewels and diamonds and gold till it shone Like the front of a show […]

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Twelve Pears

Twelve pears hanging high, Twelve knights riding by ; Each knight took a pear, And yet left eleven there!

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Hot Mush and Molasses

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Hot mush and molasses all in a blue bowl — Eat it, it’s good for you, sonny. ’T will make you grow tall as a telephone pole — Eat it, it’s good for you, sonny. Fresh fish and potatoes all on a blue plate — Eat it up smart now, my sonny. ’T will make […]

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In Marble Walls

In marble walls as white as milk, Lined with skin as soft as silk; Within a fountain crystal clear, A golden apple doth appear. No doors there are to this stronghold — Yet thieves break in and steal the gold.

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Hot Cross Buns

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Hot cross buns! Hot cross buns! One a penny, two a penny, Hot cross buns! Hot cross buns! Hot cross buns! If you have no daughters, Give them to your sons!

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A Plum Pudding

Flour of England, fruit of Spain, Met together in a shower of rain; Put in a bag tied round with a string; If you’ll tell me this riddle, I’ll give you a ring.

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Oats, Peas, Beans And Barley Grow

Oats, peas, beans and barley grow, Oats, peas, beans and barley grow, Can you or I or anyone know How oats, peas, beans and barley grow? First the farmer sows his seed, Stands erect and takes his ease, He stamps his foot and claps his hands, And turns around to view his lands. Next the […]

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Green Cheese

Green cheese, Yellow laces, Up and down The market places.

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Sippity Sup, Sippity Sup

Sippity sup, sippity sup, Bread and milk from a china cup. Bread and milk from a bright silver spoon Made of a piece of the bright silver moon. Sippity sup, sippity sup, Sippity, sippity sup.

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