The Real Mother Goose

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PRETTY JOHN WATTS

Pretty John Watts,
 We are troubled with rats.
Will you drive them out of the house?
 We have mice, too, in plenty,
 That feast in the pantry,
 But let them stay
 And nibble away,
What harm in a little brown mouse?

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