The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #69121   Message #3866432
Posted By: Steve Gardham
16-Jul-17 - 03:24 PM
Thread Name: Martin Said to His Man
Subject: RE: Martin Said to His Man
Similar 'impossibilities' songs and rhymes have been common in all ages since the 16th century and probably well before that. 'Paddy Backwards' is another which has been running for nearly 3 centuries. They overlap somewhat with nonsense songs. Rhymes like 'I went to the pictures tomorrow'.