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VER the water, and over the sea,
And over the water to Charley;
Over the water, and over the sea,
AS I was going by Charing Cross,
L IGH diddle ding,
LJECTOR PROTECTOR was dressed all in
H AT is the rhyme for poringer?
AS I walked by myself,
Myself said unto me,
For nobody cares for thee,
I answered myself,
In the self-same repartee,
The self-same thing will be
DOOR old Robinson Crusoe !
Poor old Robinson Crusoe : They made him a coat Of an old nanny goat,
I wonder how they could do so! With a ring a ting tang, And a ring a ting tang,
Poor old Robinson Crusoe !
'HERE was a monkey climbed up a tree,
When he fell down. then down fell he.
There was a crow sat on a stone,
There was an old wife did eat an apple, When she had eat two, she had eat a couple,
There was a horse going to the miil,
There was a butcher cut his thumb,
There was a lackey ran a race,
There was a cobbler clouting shoon,
There was a chandler making candle,
There was a navy went into Spain, When it returned, it came again.
TIM and George were two great lords,
Then George began to girn.
CEE saw, sack-a-day;
Richmond is another,
To please a pious brother!"
i The boys are sons of Charles II. James, Duke of York.
The pious brother is