Little Boy Blue

(redirected from Boy Blue)

Little Boy Blue

sleeps while the sheep’s in the corn. [Nurs. Rhyme: Baring Gould, 46]

Little Boy Blue

asleep under haystack while livestock roam. [Nurs. Rhyme: Mother Goose, 11]

Little Boy Blue

asleep while his sheep are in the field. [Nurs. Rhyme: Baring-Gould, 46]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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