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Rhymes

Patty cake rhyme for babies
Appalachia Rhymes

Patty Cake

Perhaps one of the first rhymes we learn as babes in our mother’s arms is Patty Cake. And as an…

Bobby Shafto
Appalachia Rhymes

Bobby Shafto

Back when we first started talking about rhymes, Bob in Young Harris put me on the trail of Bobby Shafto…

See a pin pick it up
Appalachia Rhymes

See A Pin

Last week it was a penny we were picking up-this week it’s a pin. ————– See a pin and pick…

See a penny pick it up
Appalachia Rhymes

See A Penny

See a penny pick it up All day long you’ll have good luck! or See a penny, pick it up…

Appalachia Rhymes

Jack Sprat

Jack Sprat could eat no fat, His wife could eat no lean. And so betwixt the two of them, They…

Game called green grass
Appalachia Rhymes

Green Grass

Walking up the green grass, Raising heavy dust, He wants a pretty girl Who walks along with us. I’ll take…

My moma told me rhyme
Rhymes

My Momma Told Me

My momma told me a long time ago, “Son don’t you marry no girl you know. She’ll spend all your…

Fresh and fair poem
Appalachia Rhymes

Fresh & Fair

Here I stand both fresh and fair, Dark brown eyes and curly hair, Rosy cheeks and dimpled chin, One little…