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There was an old lady who swallowed a fly,
I don't know why she swallowed a fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a spider,
It wiggled and riggled and giggled inside her,
She swallowed the spider to catch the fly,
I don't know why she swallowed the fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a bird,
Now how I'm sert she swallowed a bird,
She swallowed the bird to catch the spider,
They wiggled and riggled and giggle inside her,
She swallowed the spider to catch the fly,
I don't know why she swallowed the fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a cat,
Imagine that, she swallowed a cat,
She swallowed the cat to catch the bird,
Swallowedthe bird to catch the spider,
They wiggled and riggled and giggle inside her,
She swallowed the spider to catch the fly,
I don't know why she swallowed the fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a dog,
My what a hog to swallow a dog,
She swallowed the dog to catch the cat,
Swallowed the cat to catch the bird,
Swallowed the bird to catch the spider,
They wiggled and riggled and giggled inside her,
She swallowed the spider to catch the fly,
I don't know why she swallowed a fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a goat,
She just open her throat and swallowed a goat,
She swallowed the goat to catch the dog,
Swallowed the cat to catch the bird,
Swallowed the bird to catch the spider,
They wiggled and riggled and giggled inside her,
She swallowed the spider to catch the fly,
I don't know why she swallowed the fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a cow,
I don't know how, but she swallowed a cow,
She swallowed the cow to catch the goat,
Swallowed the goat to catch the dog,
Swallowed the dog to catch the cat,
Swallowed the cat to catch the bird,
Swallowed the bird to catch the spider,
They wiggled and riggled and giggled inside her,
She swallowed a spider to catch the fly,
I don't know why she swallowed a fly,
Perhaps she'll die.

There was an old lady who swallowed a horse,
She's dead of course.



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    Sheila M BoyleJun 18, 2013 at 1:35 pm
    My brother in law Glenn used to sing it on trips with his kids and then at the campfire at Long Lake!

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