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Speak a word or two : stole that pretty nest From Not ! ; bow-wow would not be so mean, Coo-coo I I said the dog, Robin Redbreast little I, said the sheep would not treat a ; ? oh, no, poor bird so; I gave the wool the nest to line, But the nest was none of mine. Baa baa ! said the sheep ! ; oh, no! I V wouldn't treat a poor bird Caw caw ! I ! cried the crow, should like to What thief took know away A bird's-nest to-day. so. WHO STOLE THE Chuck chuck ! me Don't ask again ; haven't a chick Why, Would do I We all And said the hen, !

Name, For shame cry ! boy hung down little ! his head, And went and hid behind the bed; For he From stole that pretty nest Robin Redbreast little And he He did felt so full not like to of tell ; shame his name. EIRD'S-NEST? " 56 THERE WAS A JOLLY MILLER. There was a jolly miller Lived on the river Dee He And lark so blithe as he. this the burden of his song For ever used I : worked and sang from morn No care for 57 to be nobody no ! Since nobody cares for me. not I, till night, DICKERY, DICKERY, DARE.

Not said the dog, I, bow-wow I wouldn't be so mean, I gave some I ! vow. hairs the nest to make, But the nest Not I I, did not take Let me Who coo-coo ! I ! vow. coo-coo ! speak a word or two : stole that pretty nest From Not ! ; bow-wow would not be so mean, Coo-coo I I said the dog, Robin Redbreast little I, said the sheep would not treat a ; ? oh, no, poor bird so; I gave the wool the nest to line, But the nest was none of mine. Baa baa ! said the sheep ! ; oh, no! I V wouldn't treat a poor bird Caw caw !

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