A Rocket in My Pocket

By Anonymous Anonymous
I've got a rocket
In my pocket;
I cannot stop to play.
Away it goes!
I've burned my toes.
It's Independence Day.

Source: The Random House Book of Poetry for Children (1983)

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Subjects Summer

Holidays Independence Day

Poetic Terms Nursery Rhymes

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SUBJECT Summer

Poetic Terms Nursery Rhymes

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