Hick-a-more, Hack-a-more, On the King’s kitchen door, All the King’s horses, And all the King’s men, Couldn’t drive Hick-a-more, Hack-a-more, Off the King’s kitchen door….[Continue]

A Star

Higher than a house, higher than a tree. Oh! whatever can that be?…[Continue]

The Man in the Moon

The man in the moon Looked out of the moon And this is what he said, “Tis time that, now I’m getting up, All babies went to bed.&#8221…[Continue]

A Moon Song

Who hung his hat on the moon? The owl in his bubble balloon. One bright summer night He sailed out of sight, And, hooting like Lucifer, hung in delight His three-cornered hat on the moon….[Continue]

A Candle, A Candle

A candle, a candle To light me to bed; A pillow, a pillow To tuck up my head. The moon is as sleepy as sleepy can be, The stars are all pointing their fingers at me, And Missus Hop-Robin, way …[Continue]

Winken, Blinken And Nod

Winken, Blinken, and Nod one night Sailed off in a wooden shoe — Sailed off on a river of crystal light, Into a sea of dew. “Where are you going, and what do you wish?” The old moon asked the …[Continue]

Hey Diddle Diddle

Hey, diddle, diddle, The cat and the fiddle, The cow jumped over the moon. The little dog laughed To see such sport, And the dish ran away with the spoon. Hey Diddle Diddle Posters…[Continue]

The Moon

The moon has a face like the clock in the hall; She shines on thieves on the garden wall, On streets and fields and harbour quays, And birdies asleep in the forks of the trees. The squalling cat and the …[Continue]

Moon, O Moon In The Empty Sky

Moon, O Moon in the empty sky, Why do you swing so low? Pretty moon with the silver ring And the long bright beams where the fairies cling, Where do you always go? I go to the land of the …[Continue]

The Man in the Moon

The Man in the Moon Came tumbling down, And asked his way to Norwich; They told him south, And he burnt his mouth With eating cold pease-porridge….[Continue]