Quotation by unknown author

When John Henry was a little fellow,
You could hold him in the palm of your hand,
He said to his pa, "When I grow up
I'm gonna be a steel-driving man.
Gonna be a steel-driving man."
Unknown. John Henry (l. 1–5). . .

Oxford Book of Light Verse, The. W. H. Auden, ed. (1938) Oxford University Press.
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