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    17 Childhood Stories And Rhymes Are That Are Surprisingly Really Dark

    Why are nursery rhymes so full of death?

    1. "Jack and Jill"

    2. "Mary, Mary, Quite Contrary"

    3. "There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly"

    4. "It’s Raining, It’s Pouring"

    5. "Three Blind Mice"

    6. "Hansel And Gretel"

    7. "Rock-a-Bye, Baby"

    8. "This Little Piggy Went to Market"

    9. "The Little Match Girl"

    10. "Oranges and Lemons"

    11. "Little Red Riding Hood"

    12. "The Pied Piper Of Hamelin"

    13. "Sing a Song of Sixpence"

    14. "The Steadfast Tin Soldier"

    15. "Tom, Tom, the Piper's Son"

    16. "The Gingerbread Man"

    17. "Jack and the Beanstalk"