Hickory dickory dock

"Hickory Dickory Dock" or "Hickety Dickety Dock" is a popular English nursery rhyme. It has a Roud Folk Song Index number of 6489. The earliest recorded version of the rhyme is in Tommy Thumb's Pretty Song Book, published in London in about 1744, which uses the opening line: 'Hickere, Dickere Dock'.[1] The next recorded version in Mother Goose's Melody (c. 1765), uses 'Dickery, Dickery Dock'.[1]

Hickory Dickory Dock

The mouse ran up the clock

Hickory Dickory dock

The clock struck one

The mouse fell down

Hickory Dickory dock

 

Tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock

 

Hickory Dickory Dock

The mice ran up the clock

Hickory Dickory dock

The clock struck two

The mice fell down

Hickory Dickory dock

 

Hickory Dickory Dock

The mouse ran up the clock

Hickory Dickory dock

The clock struck three

The mouse fell down

Hickory Dickory dock

 

Tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock, tick tock

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