Peter Patter Nursery Rimes Peter Patter Nursery Rimes

1. What color was the butterfly? yellow
Where did the girl want the butterfly to sit? on her chin

2. What were they going to put in the pail? an oyster
How long were they going to fish? all day and half the night

3. What color were the flames of the fire? blue and red
Where was the spark hurrying? to heaven

4. What happened to Timothy when he made a face at the lady? his face stayed screwed up
What color were his eyes and his lips? eyes were red and lips were blue

5. What happened to Captain Tickle's first nickel? he threw it in the river
What did he find inside the rubber ball? nothing

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