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Three blind mice
Three blind mice. Three blind mice.
See how they run. See how they run.
They all ran after the farmer's wife
Who cut off their tails with a carving knife.
Did you ever see such a thing in your life
As three blind mice?
Some more nursery rhymes to enjoy
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A is for Alfred, who Angled at Ayr,
B is for Bernard, who Baited a Bear,
C is for Clara, who Came with her Chum
D is for Donald, who Danced on his Drum,
E is for Eve, who Encountered an Eel,
F is for Fanny, who Fashioned a Frill,
G is for George, who has Gone to the Glen,
H is for Harold, who Hustled the Hen,
I is for Irene, who Intends to use Ink,
J is for Joseph, who Jumped a high Jink,
K is for Kenneth, who Kept a large Kite
L is for Lawrence, who Laughed at the Light
M is for Malcolm, who Marched to the Mine
N is for Norman, of Newts he caught Nine,
O is for Oswald, who an Owl did Observe,
P is for Peggy, with a Pot of Preserve,
Q is for Quentin, who Questioned a Quail,
R is for Robert, who Rests on a Rail,
S is for Susan, whose Steed lost a Shoe
T is for Thomas, who Tried to Tattoo,
U is for Ursula, who Upset an Urn,
Origins of Nursery Rhyme Lyrics and Words
Nursery Rhyme lyrics have many different origins and meanings. In most cases the meanings behind nursery rhyme lyrics cannot be verified. A few examples of some more well know nursery rhyme lyrics and their possible meanings are; ‘Baa, Baa, Black sheep’ was thought to originate from the medieval taxes, ‘Humpty Dumpty’ was thought to be a cannon used in the English civil war and ‘London Bridge is Falling Down’ was thought to be related to the burial of children in foundations or Vikings burning wooden bridges. Whatever the meaning behind Nursery Rhyme Lyrics we have enjoyed them in our own childhood along with sharing them with our own children (and it is amazing after many years how quickly the Lyrics to nursery rhymes can still be remembered).