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She went to the tailor's

To buy him a coat, And when she came back

He was riding a goat. She went to the cobbler's

To buy him some shoes, And when she came back

He was reading the news. She went to the sempstress

To buy him some linen, And when she came back

The dog was spinning. She went to the hosier's

To buy him some hose, And when she came back

He was dressed in his clothes. The dame made a curtsey,

The dog made a bow ; The dame said, “ Your servant,”

The dog said, “Bow, wow.”

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NX NE, two, buckle my shoe;

Three, four, shut the door; SU Five, six, pick up sticks;

Seven, eight, lay them straight;

Nine, ten, a good fat hen; Eleven, twelve, who will delve ? Thirteen, fourteen, maids a courting; Fifteen, sixteen, maids in the kitchen; Seventeen, eighteen, maids a waiting ; Nineteen, twenty, I'm very empty; Please, Mamma, give me some dinner.

A NE, two, three, four, five,

1, 2, 3, 4, 5,
I caught a hare alive;
Six, seven, eight, nine, ten;

6, 7, 8, 9, 10,
And let it go again.

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NE misty moisty morning,
When cloudy was the weather,
There I met an old man
Clothed all in leather ;

Clothed all in leather,
With cap under his chin,
How do you do, and how do you do,
And how do you do again ;

NE-ERY, two-ery,

Ziccary zan;
L Hollow bone, crack a stone,
en Ninery, ten:

Hink, spink, the puddings sink,
The fat begins to fry,
Nobody at home, but jumping Joan,

Father, mother, and I.
Stick, stock, stone dead,

Blind man can't see,
Every knave will have a slave,

You or I must be HE.

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