Nursery Rhymes and Traditional Poems
Little Girl Where Have You Been?
- Year Published: 1765
- Language: English
- Country of Origin: United States of America
- Source: John Newbery, ed., Mother Goose’s Melody (London: 1765)
- Flesch–Kincaid Level: 2.6
- Word Count: 53
- Genre: Nursery Rhyme
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Traditional, . (1765). Little Girl Where Have You Been?. Nursery Rhymes and Traditional Poems (Lit2Go Edition). Retrieved June 07, 2023, from https://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/74/nursery-rhymes-and-traditional-poems/5217/little-girl-where-have-you-been/
Traditional, . "Little Girl Where Have You Been?." Nursery Rhymes and Traditional Poems. Lit2Go Edition. 1765. Web. <https://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/74/nursery-rhymes-and-traditional-poems/5217/little-girl-where-have-you-been/>. June 07, 2023.
Traditional, "Little Girl Where Have You Been?," Nursery Rhymes and Traditional Poems, Lit2Go Edition, (1765), accessed June 07, 2023, https://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/74/nursery-rhymes-and-traditional-poems/5217/little-girl-where-have-you-been/.
“Little girl, little girl, where have you been?”
“Gathering roses to give to the queen.”
“Little girl, little girl, what gave she you?”
“She gave me a diamond as big as my shoe.”