The Elfin Knight

No: 2; variant: 2L

  1. MY father gave me an acre of land, Sing ivy, sing ivy My father gave me an acre of land. Sing green bush, holly and ivy
  2. I ploughd it with a ram’s horn.
  3. I harrowd it with a bramble.
  4. I sowd it with a pepper corn.
  5. I reapd it with my penknife.
  6. I carried it to the mill upon the cat’s back.
  7. I made a cake for all the king’s men.