THE OLD WOMAN AND HER PIG.
A little old woman, who lived in a house,
Too small for a giant, too big for a mouse,—
Was sweeping her chambers, (though she had not many,)
When she found, by good fortune, a bright silver penny!
Delighted she seized it, and, dancing a jig,
Exclaim’d, “With this money I’ll purchase a pig.”
So saying, away to the market she went,
And the fruits of her fortunate... more...