Mary Had a Little Mouse

by Joyce Armor
Mary had a little mouse.
Its fur was white as snow.
And everywhere that Mary went
The mouse was sure to go.

It followed her to school one day,
Which wasn’t Mary’s plan,
For when the mouse jumped on her desk,
The teacher screamed and ran!


Text © Joyce Armor, reprinted from Peter, Peter, Pizza-Eater, published by Meadowbrook Press. Illustration © Stephen Carpenter. Any copying or use of this poem or illustration without consent is unlawful.

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