Storytime Sunday – The Otter in the Water

By, Jo Carol Hebert

If the cow is in the meadow

                      and the Farmer in the Dell –                      

                                                   Is the Otter in the water?                                                        

Well, you have to look to tell

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If Polly puts the kettle on,

                                           we all can have some tea –                                          

Is the Otter in the water?

       Well, you have to look to see.     

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                   If Eeensy Weensy spiders              

                                           go up the water spout –                                          

                                                      Is the Otter in the water?                                                        

  Well, look and you’ll find out

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If four and twenty blackbirds

                                                           were baked in a pie –                                                        

Is the Otter in the water?

Well, you’ll see him if you try.

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 If Simple Simon met a pieman

going to the fair –

Is the Otter in the water?

If you search, you’ll find him there.

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 If Mary had a little lamb

that followed her to school –

Is the Otter in the water?

Yes, he’s in a swimming pool.

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 If Mary was contrary

with cockleshells in rows –

Is the Otter in the water?

Well, look and you will know.

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It can rain and pour

and an old man can snore,

and Sally sells seashells

by the seashore –

Then, don’t go near the water

without looking for an Otter!

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THE END

If you enjoyed this story, then check out these otter coloring pages!

Otter Coloring Page       Otter Coloring Page 2       Otter Coloring Page 3        Otter Coloring Page 4

 

 

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