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Deliver the letter

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D-liver D-letter
D-sooner D-better
D-slower D-letter
D-sadder D-getter.

Source: All right, vegemite! : a new collection of Australian children’s chants and rhymes / compiled by June Factor ; illustrated by Peter Viska.  Oxford University Press, 1985.

 

A man said to me

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A man said to me, “Can you sing?”
I said, “Sing?”
He said, “Yes.”
I said, “Who?”
He said, “You.”
I said, “Me?”
He said, “Yes.”
I said, “When?”
He said, “Now.”
I said, “Now?”
He said, “Yes.”
I said, “No.”
He said, “Oh.”

 

Source: Real keen baked bean! : a fourth collection of Australian children’s chants and rhymes / compiled by June Factor ; illustrated by Annie Marshall  Brolly Books, 1998.