Forty Little Polliwogs

By Anonymous Anonymous
Forty little polliwogs
Swimming in a ditch,
Each so near alike,
They don't know which is which.

Round and shiny bodies,
Wiggly, waggly tails,
Just like little fishes
All except their scales!

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Subjects Nature, Animals, Living, Youth, Coming of Age

Poetic Terms Rhymed Stanza, Nursery Rhymes

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SUBJECT Nature, Animals, Living, Youth, Coming of Age

Poetic Terms Rhymed Stanza, Nursery Rhymes

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