“There Was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe”
A nursery rhyme:
There was an old woman who lived in a shoe.
She had so many children, she didn't know what to do.
She gave them all broth, without any bread,
Then whipped them all soundly, and sent them to bed.
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