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    This is a thread for the girls. As a rope holder I know a few myself but I wondered could we jog a few memories of the rhymes we skipped too.

    On a Mountain



    On a mountain stands a lady,
    Who she is I do not know,
    All she wears is Gold and Silver,
    All she needs is a fine young man,
    So I call in _______ dear, ________dear, _________dear,
    So I call in _______ dear, while I go out to play,
    Good-day.
    (The named girl jumps in when called, and the original girl jumps out on Good-day)


    We sang call in my very best friend!


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    Oh as I was young and easy in the mercy of his means,
    Time held me green and dying
    Though I sang in my chains like the sea.

    Dylan Thomas

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    Micky mouse is dead
    He died last night in bed
    He cut his throat
    With a ten pound note
    And this is what he said
    Red white and blue
    Me mother was a jew
    Me father was an Irishman
    And out goe's you
    Oh as I was young and easy in the mercy of his means,
    Time held me green and dying
    Though I sang in my chains like the sea.

    Dylan Thomas

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    Apples , peaches , pears & plums
    tell me when your birthday comes .
    Jan
    Feb ,
    Mar
    Apr
    etc



    I had a little bubble car number 68
    i turned around the
    co...or,,,or... ner
    then i slammed the brakes
    or something like that.



    i call in my very best friend .


    Teddy bear , teddy bear touch the ground .
    Teddy bear teddy bear , turn around .( did this with 2 balls as well )


    you'll have me trying to remember these now !

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    Spanish dancer do the splits, splits, splits.
    Spanish dancer do the kicks, kicks, kicks.
    Spanish dancer turn around, ?round, ?round.
    Spanish dancer jump up and down, down, down.
    Spanish dancer get out of town.

    I'm a little dutch girl dressed in blue
    these are the things , that i must do
    salute to the captain , bow to the queen
    & blah blah blah , memory's failing !


    Fortune teller please tell me
    what my husbands name will be ,

    A
    B
    C
    D
    ETC

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    The big ship sails through the alley alley oh! the alley oh ! my girls I love you so
    Oh as I was young and easy in the mercy of his means,
    Time held me green and dying
    Though I sang in my chains like the sea.

    Dylan Thomas

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    , how does one say........

    Micky mouse is dead
    He died last night in bed
    He cut his throat
    With a ten pound note
    And this is what he said
    Red white and blue
    Me mother was a jew
    Me father was an Irishman
    And out goe's you

    When ya throat is cut thas worse than some woman saying...if ya fall of that wall and break ya legs,don't come running to me

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