Mary Mapes Dodge



Little Jenny

by Mary Mapes Dodge

Little Jenny fetching spring water

Little Jenny with a pail
Tripping to the spring;
Little Jack astride a rail
Laughed to hear her sing.

Little Jenny softly said,
I'm tired as I can be.
But Jack was sure that the little maid
Said, Carry my pail for me.

Little Jacks water delivery


Rhymes And Jingles
Copyright 1875
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