Mudcat Café message #225021 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #21219   Message #225021
Posted By: alison
09-May-00 - 12:13 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: Ring-a-ring-of-roses
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: Ring-a-ring-of-roses
My kids sing this second verse

the cows are in the meadows
eating buttercups
A-tishoo! A-tishoo!
We all jump up.

I always heard the Bubonic Plague story about the original verse....