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Once there was a little mouse.
Creepy-Crawly saw the braided mat.
(Paper cutting or brush work.)
Creepy-Crawly was a mouse, ^J^>
Creeping, crawling, through the house.
Blinky-Winky was a cat,
Creepy-Crawly found the cat
Blinky-Winky did not hear,
Mousie thought he would not stay,
"Cats are bad to mice," said he
* See preface.
Fie! old Blinky-Winky, fie!
Cats should sleep with but one eye!
Don't you know, you sleepy cat,
Yet, to-day you slept right on;
Safe are all the mice from you,
But I'm glad they get away,
Just the same as you or I; —