Nursery rhymes with lyrics and music.

One For Sorrow

Nursery Rhyme One For Sorrow with Lyrics and Music

One For Sorrow - Nursery rhyme - Music, tune and lyrics

"One For Sorrow (Two For Joy)" is an old English nursery rhyme. But it is still in use, and the kids really like this song. It is also great for teaching them counting.

Did you know that "One For Sorrow" actually is about magpies? One says that the numer of magpies you see determines if you will have bad or good luck... How many magpies have you seen today?

Don't you remember the One For Sorrow tune? No problem at all! You can listen to "One For Sorrow" at the bottom of this page. Lucky for you...

One For Sorrow - Lyrics
One for sorrow,
Two for joy,
Three for a girl,
Four for a boy,
Five for silver,
Six for gold,
Seven for a secret,
Never to be told!
Eight for a wish,
Nine for a kiss,
Ten for a bird,
You must not miss.

One For Sorrow Tune/Music

Listen to One For Sorrow (Two For Joy)!

YOUR Experiences With One For Sorrow
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