Peter Patter Nursery Rimes Peter Patter Nursery Rimes

1. What was the boy trying to catch? a moonbeam
How tall was the tree? ten feet high
What was the boy doing in the tree? catching the planets

2. What did Father Annum have in his bag? months and years and a little fellow
How did he pull the baby out of the bag? by his ears
How did he want to feel about the little fellow when he returned? proud
What does Father Annum represent? the old year which is ending
What does the baby represent? the new year which has come
3. What will the tippany flower cost? a smile
What is the cost of the pansy? a kiss

Nursery Rhyme Index

Songs for Little Children