I Must Not Tease My Mother. I Must Not Tease My Mother. : I must not tease my mother, For she is very kind; And everything she says to me I must directly mind; For when I was a baby, And could not speak or walk. She let […]
I Love Six Pence. I Love Six Pence. : I love sixpence, jolly, jolly, sixpence, I love sixpence as my life. I spent a penny of it, I spent a penny of it, I took a penny home to my wife. I love fourpence, jolly, jolly fourpence, I […]
I Love Little Pussy. I Love Little Pussy. : I love little Pussy, Her coat is so warm, And if I don’t hurt her, She’ll do me no harm. So I’ll pull her tail, Or drag her away. Just Pussy and I, Very gently we’ll play. She shall […]
I Know A Child. I Know A Child. : I Know a child , and who she is I’ll tell you by and by, When Mamma says Do this, or that, She says What for? and Why? She’d be a better child by far If she would say […]
I Have No Name. I Have No Name. : I have no name: I am but two days old.’ What shall I call thee? ‘I happy am, Joy is my name,’ Sweet joy befall thee! Pretty joy! Sweet joy but two days old, Sweet joy I call thee: […]
I Have A Little Cough. I Have A Little Cough. : I have a little cough, sir, In my little chest sir, Every time I cough, sir, It leaves a little pain, sir, Cough, cough, cough, cough, There it is again, sir.
I Had A Little Nut Tree. I Had A Little Nut Tree. : I had a little nut tree, Nothing would it bear But a silver nutmeg And a golden pear. The King of Spain’s daughter Came to visit me, And all for the sake Of my little […]
I Had A Little Husband. I Had A Little Husband. : I had a little husband, No bigger than my thumb; I put him in a pint-pot And there I bade him drum. I bought a little horse, That galloped up and down: I bridled him, and saddled […]