Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout Would Not Take the Garbage Out

Sarah Cynthia Sylvia Stout would not take the garbage out! She’d scour the pots and scrape the pans, Candy the yams and spice the hams, And though her daddy would scream and shout, She simply would not take the garbage out. And so it piled up to the ceilings: Coffee grounds, potato peelings, Brown

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Lester

Lester was given a magic wish By the goblin who lives in the banyan tree, And with his wish he wished for two more wishes– So now instead of just one wish, he cleverly had three. And with each one of these He simply wished for three more wishes, Which gave him three old

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Hug O’War

I will not play at tug o’ war. I’d rather play at hug o’ war, Where everyone hugs Instead of tugs, Where everyone giggles And rolls on the rug, Where everyone kisses, And everyone grins, And everyone cuddles, And everyone wins.

By: Shel Silverstein