A robin and a robin's son
Once went to town to buy a bun.
They couldn't decide on plum or plain,
And so they went back home again.
To market, to market,
To buy a fat pig,
Home again, home again,
To market, to market,
To buy a fat hog,
Home again, home again,

Ride a cock-horse to Banbury Cross,
To buy little Johnny a galloping horse;
It trots behind and it ambles before,
And Johnny shall ride till he can ride no more.

Leg over leg,
As the dog went to Dover,
When he came to a stile,
Jump! -- he went over.
A trot, and a canter,
  A gallop, and over,
Out of the saddle,
  And roll in the clover.

Old Farmer Giles,
He went seven miles
With his faithful dog Old Rover;
And Old Farmer Giles,
When he came to the stiles,
Took a run, and jumped clean over.


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