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Barney – Ring Around The Rosey lyrics
Ringaround the rosey
A pocket full of posey
We all fall down
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Ring around a rosey= when rats bite you they leave a ring around their bite. Their bite leaves a disease know as the bubonic plague.
Pocket full of posey= when got the disease body decomposes and leaves behind a stench. Posey is a flower used to block the stench.
Ashes= to cure the disease europians built a bonfire and marched in a circle chanting.
We all fall sown= after that they would fall down and leaers would whip them.
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