“There's a Hole in the Bucket”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1961 (recording, Pete Seeger)
Keywords: questions tasks dialog humorous husband wife
Found in: US

Description

Circular song, "There's a hole in the bucket, dear Liza." "Then fix it..." "With what?" "Straw." "The straw is too long." Etc., until "...too dry." "Then wet it." "With what?" "Water." "With what shall I fetch it?" "The bucket." "There's a hole..."

Recordings

References

  1. DT, HOLEBCKT*
  2. BI, DTholebc