Cock Robin

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Who killed Cock Robin?
I, said the sparrow
With my bow and arrow
I killed Cock Robin.
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All the birds of the air fell
A sighing and a sobbing
|: When they heard of
The death of poor Cock Robin. :|

2. Who saw him die?
I, said the fly,
With my little eye,
I saw him die
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3. Who caught his blood?
I, said the Fish,
With my little dish,
I caught his blood.
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4. Who'll make his shroud?
I, said the Beetle,
With my thread and needle,
I'll make his shroud.
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5. Who'll toll the bell?
I, said the bull,
Because I can pull,
I'll toll the bell
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6. Who'll dig his grave?
I, said the owl,
With my little trowel,
I'll dig his grave
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7. Who'll be the parson?
I, said the rook,
With my bell and book,
I'll be the parson
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8. Who'll be the clerk?
I, said the Lark,
I'll say Amen in the dark;
I'll be the clerk.
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9. Who'll be chief mourner?
I, said the dove,
I'll mourn for my love,
I'll be chief mourner
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10. Who'll bear the torch?
I, said the Linnet,
I'll come in a minute,
I'll bear the torch.
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11. Who'll sing his dirge?
I, said the thrush,
As I sing in the bush
I'll sing his dirge.
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12. Who'll bear the pall?
We, said the Wren,
Both the cock and the hen;
We'll bear the pall.
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13. Who'll carry his coffin?
I, said the Kite,
If it be in the night,
I'll carry his coffin.
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