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DEEDLE, deedle, dumpling, my son John
"Went to hod with his stockings on; One shoe off, the other shoe on, Deedle, deedle, dumpling, my son John.
up to town,
In a fine petticoat and a green gown.
DIDDLETY, diddlety, dumpty, The cat ran up the plum tree; Half-a-crown, to fetch her down, Diddlety, diddlety, dumpty.
DING, dong, darrow,
The cat and the sparrow; The little dog has burnt his tail, And he shall be hang'd to-morrow.
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