Mudcat Café message #497035 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #11190   Message #497035
Posted By: mooman
02-Jul-01 - 07:51 PM
Thread Name: Counting Songs
Subject: RE: Counting Songs
More mental arithmetic than counting....

As I was going to St Ives
I met a man with seven wives
Each wife had seven sacks
Each sack had seven cats
Each cat had seven kits
Kits, cats, sacks and wives
How many were there going to St Ives?

....if I remember it correctly (it's been a long time!)