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Thread #56361   Message #3020442
Posted By: GUEST
31-Oct-10 - 10:37 PM
Thread Name: Folklore: Skipping Rhymes & Playground Games
Subject: RE: Folklore: Skipping Rhymes & Playground Games
Hello My mum now 71 from newton le willows taught me the
Ara chickera chickera rooney rooney pooney ping pong piney alabalaraster chinese chinks
to play with two balls up against the fence.
There is one other my mum taught me that I cant find any reference to. It sounds like this.
A B C D koora weena thona theena bishi kreena kot.
Does any body remember that one .
My mum said her grandfather taught her them.
Im in Australia and my husband thought I made up the ara chickera one till we saw it here.