Kids Love Nursery Songs

Old Woman in a Blanket





There was an old woman tossed up in a blanket,

Seventeen times as high as the moon;

Where she was going I could not but ask it,

For in her hand she carried a broom.

“Old woman, old woman, old woman,” quoth I;

“O whither, O whither, O whither so high?”

“To sweep the cobwebs from the sky,

And I’ll be with you by-and-by!”




More Nursery Songs



Nursery Songs are merely musical poems.

Kids love poems whether you sing them or recite.

You can turn most any poem into a song with a bit of creative effort. Why not make up a song with some of the other poems throughout this site.




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