As I was Going to St. Ives
“As I was Going to St. Ives” is a nursery rhyme lullaby song about a riddle.
It is believed to have originated from England and that the rhyme refers to St Ives, Cornwall of England.
“As I was Going to St. Ives” Song Lyrics
As I was going to St. Ives
I met a man with seven wives
Every wife had seven sacks
Every sack had seven cats
Every cat had seven kits
Kits, cats, sacks, wives
How many were going to St. Ives?