There was a monkey climbed a tree.

When he fell down, then down fell he.


There was a crow sat on a stone.

When he was gone, then there was none.


There was an old wife did eat an apple.

When she ate two, she ate a couple.


There was a horse going to the mill.

When he went on, he stood not still.


There was a butcher but his thumb.

When it did bleed, then blood did come.


There was a lackey ran a race.

When he ran fast, he ran apace.


There was a cobbler clouting shoon.

When they were mended, they were done.


There was a chandler making candle.

When he them stripped, he did them handle.


There was a navy went to Spain.

When it returned, it came again.


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