Around the One that Stole the Sheep

DESCRIPTION: A game for children jumping around each other. "Around the one that stole the sheep, Around the one that ate the meat, Around the one that ground the bone, Around the one you call your own."
AUTHOR: unknown
EARLIEST DATE: 1949 (McIntosh)
KEYWORDS: playparty nonballad
FOUND IN: US(MW)
REFERENCES (1 citation):
McIntosh, p. 105, "(Around the one that stole the sheep)" (1 short text)
File: McIn105B

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