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The logic of the bells

I turn like a rotisserie chicken every quarter hour in bed, with a window angled open toward the church up the street and the bells tolling every 15 minutes, and I wonder if they’re live bells or triggered by some mechanism, or by some deformed guy who lives by himself. 572 more words


Honey pie

(traditional, English – c.1784)

Sing a song of sixpence,
A pocket full of rye.
Four and twenty blackbirds,
Baked in a pie. 291 more words

My View Of The World

My two cents on the six pence.

Sitting here eating breakfast, when it occurred to me.

Sing a song of six pence…

So you’ve caught 24 blackbirds to make a pie, ok great. 140 more words

Nursery Rhymes

Thank you, Sing a Song of Sixpence!!

A great big Thank You to Sing a Song of Sixpence for raising a fabulous £192 for Max!  You are truly amazing!

Both sessions we very full and everyone gave generously! 36 more words


Sing a song of sixpence

Good morning kiddies! I’m hijacking the Sunday Funny Page again with one of my rhymes. Enjoy this one and keep all those redbirds away from your breakfast! 663 more words

Digital Art

Musical Blackbird Pie

Musical Blackbird Pie (Mattel, 1965)

Remember the nursery rhyme Sing a Song of Sixpence? The rhyme contains the lyric “….four and twenty blackbirds, baked in a pie….” In 1965, Mattel produced a musical version of this pie. 67 more words


3 Unexpectedly Metal Nursery Rhymes

Despite the best efforts of parents to gloss over centuries old children’s stories and songs to make them more suitable for children, these days most people are painstakingly aware that everything they loved as a kid is secretly terrifying or at the very least far more sexually charged than anything that should be aimed at a demographic that has yet to grow pubes should be. 1,526 more words