Pussycat, pussycat, where have you been? | I've been up to London to visit the Queen. | Pussycat pussycat, what did you there? | I frightened a little mouse under her chair. (Believed to be a true story about "Good Queen Bess" when a cat frightened her under the chair. She said she didn't mind the cat as long as it kept her room free of mice. "MEOWW!"
Man in the Moon
“Mother Goose and Her Goslings” compiled by Rose Allyn, illustrated by Clara M. Burd and Violet Moore Higgins. Copyright 1918 by Stanton and Van Vliet Co. Publishers.