Three Blind Mice


Three Blind Mice
   Since the 19th century known as a *nursery rhymes, Three Blind Mice was previously an adult round or catch, and the earliest known text, from 1609, is considerably different from the modern version:
   Three blinde mice, three blinde mice
   Dame Iulian, Dame Iulian,
   The miller and his merry olde wife
   She scrapte her tripe licke thou the knife.
   See also *theatre.
   ■ Opie and Opie, 1997: 360-1.

A Dictionary of English folklore. . 2014.

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