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A Beetle Once Sat on a Barberry Twig

A beetle once sat on a barberry twig, 

And turned at the crank of a thingum-a-jig. 

Needles for hornets, nippers for ants, 

For the bumblebee baby a new pair of pants, 

For the grizzled old gopher a hat and a wig, 

The beetle ground out of his thingum-a-jig !

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