“How I Love the Old Black Cat”


"Who so full of fun and glee? Happy as a cat can be, Polished sides so nice and fat, How I love the old black cat! Yes I do." The boys try to sick dogs on the cat, but the girl (?) rescues it. She prefers it to other pets


  1. BrownIII 147, "How I Love the Old Black Cat" (1 text)
  2. Roud #15767
  3. BI, Br3147


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1952 (Brown)
Keywords: animal nonballad
Found in: US(SE)