Peter Patter Nursery Rimes Peter Patter Nursery Rimes

1. What was the first man sent to buy? a ton of coal
What did the miser tell him to do? bury his money
What is a miser? a person who hoards money and won't spend it
What was the second man sent to buy? a suit of clothes
What did he do with the money? he bought one rose
What was the third man supposed to buy? a little garden and a house
What did he buy? cheese and crackers for a mouse
Did the men use the money wisely? Why or why not?

2. What does he fry on the stove? meat
What metal did they use to make the stove? iron
What is inside the stove? ashes What kind of stove was it? a wood or a coal stove

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