Nonsense Rhymes and Tongue Twisters Revisited
Mormons marry many wives
How merry are those many wives?
If many merry Mormons marry
Can married wives make Mormons merry?
Dozy dogs of Dover
Dash down Delilah’s dam
Delilah drowns those dozy dogs
No more dovers dashing down.
Rows of robber rovers ride,
Rogue rovers ride a ropey roan
To rover ride a roan with rope
Will drive a robber rover rogue.
Playful plovers plume and plash
As plashing plovers play
To plume and plash like plovers do
Can plover plash away.
Tiny Tilly loves tittle tattle
To tattle tittle tiny Tilly tells
How tiny are her Tilly titties
Teeny-tiny Tilly’s tattle tells.