Nursery Rhymes Lyrics Doctor Foster went to Glouester
The rhyme was initially released in its contemporary shape in 1844, even though the rhyming associated with ‘puddle’ along with ‘middle’ points too it might have originally been the ancient ‘piddle’ for a stream and that the line may therefore be much older.
Nursery Rhymes Lyrics Doctor Foster went to Gloucester Text version
Doctor Foster went to Gloucester,
In a shower of rain;
He stepped in to a puddle in,
never went there again.