Beatrix Potter

(28 July 1866 – 22 December 1943 / London / England)

This pig went to market


THIS pig went to market;
This pig stayed at home;

This pig had a bit of meat;
And this pig had none;

This little pig cried
Wee! wee! wee!
I can't find my way home.

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

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  • Rookie Welling Chen (12/24/2004 3:32:00 PM)

    Hi, how are you?

    I am a composer studying in University of Houston.
    I love this poem very much! !
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