Awa' birds, away
Song of a little boy while passing his hour of solitude in a corn-field.
“Awa' birds, away!
Take a little, and leave a little,
And do not come again;
For if you do,
I will shoot you through,
And there is an end of you.”
More nursery rhymes
Some more entertaining nursery rhymes from our collection
Oh! mother, I shall be married to …Old father GraybeardThere was an old woman called Noth…A little boy went into a barnTommy kept a chandler's shopI had a little hobby horseBoys and girls, come out to playThe diverting history of John Gilp…As I was going to St. IvesMultiplication is vexationLittle Nancy EtticoatWhere are you going to, my pretty …There Was a Crooked ManElizabeth, Elspeth, Betsy and Bess