POEMS AND NURSERY RHYMES 2
A was an archer, who shot at a frog DISC3ー25
A was an archer, who shot at a frog.
B was a butcher, and had a great dog.
C was a captain, all covered with lace,
D was a drunkard, and had a red face.
E was an esquire, with pride on his brow,
F was a farmer,and followed the plough.
G was a gamester, who had but ill-luck,
H was a hunter, and hunted a duck.
I an innkeeper,who loved to carouse,
J was a joiner, and built up a house.
K was King William,once governed this land,
L was a lady,who had a white hand.
M was a miser, and hoarded up gold,
N was a nobleman, gallant and bold
O was an oyster girl, and went about town,
P was a person, and worea black gown.
Q was a queen, who wore a silk slip,
R was a robber, and wanted a whip
S was a sailor,and spent all he got,
T was a tinker,and mended a pot.
U was a usurer,a miserable elf,
V was a vintner,who drank all himself.
W was a watchman,and guarded the door,
X was a expensive,and so became poor.
Y was a youth,that did not love school,
Z was a zany, a poor harmless fool.