“Little Bo-Peep” is an English nursery rhyme. The morale of its lyrics is that falling asleep can bring you face to face with the consequences. We find the song’s first recording in James William Elliott’s National Nursery Rhymes and Nursery Songs (1870).
“Little Bo-Peep” lyrics
Little Bo-Peep has lost her sheep,
and doesn’t know where to find them;
leave them alone, and they’ll come home,
wagging their tails behind them.
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