"There was an old woman who lived in a shoe."

By Mother Goose Mother Goose
There was an old woman who lived in a shoe.
She had so many children, she didn't know what to do.
She gave them some broth without any bread;
And whipped them all soundly and put them to bed.

Source: The Dorling Kindersley Book of Nursery Rhymes (2000)

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Poet Mother Goose

Subjects Relationships, Family & Ancestors

Poetic Terms Common Measure, Nursery Rhymes

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Originally appeared in Poetry magazine.

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