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Quotation by Mother Goose
Ride a cock-horse to Banbury-Cross,
To see an old woman get up on her horse.
Rings on her fingers, and bells on her toes,
And so she makes music wherever she goes.
Mother Goose (fl. 17th–18th century. Ride a cock-horse to Banbury Cross (l. 1–4). . .
Oxford Book of Light Verse, The. W. H. Auden, ed. (1938) Oxford University Press.
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