This is the House that Jack Built

TheHouseThatJackBuilt1

Written by Adapted by Philadelphia Reads
Illustrated by Kristin Fritsch

TheHouseThatJackBuilt1

This is the house that Jack built.
This is the malt that lay in the house that Jack built.
This is the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.
This is the cat that killed the rat
that ate the malt that lay in the house that Jack built.

TheHouseThatJackBuilt2

This is the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.
This is the cow with the crumpled horn
that tossed the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.

TheHouseThatJackBuilt3

This is the maiden all forlorn
who milked the cow with the crumpled horn
that tossed the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.
This is the man all tattered and torn
who kissed the maiden all forlorn
who milked the cow with the crumpled horn
that tossed the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.

TheHouseThatJackBuilt4

This is the priest all shaven and shorn
who married the man all tattered and torn
who kissed the maiden all forlorn
who milked the cow with the crumpled horn
that tossed the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.
This is the cock that crowed in the morn
that waked the priest all shaven and shorn
who married the man all tattered and torn
who kissed the maiden all forlorn
who milked the cow with the crumpled horn
that tossed the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.

TheHouseThatJackBuilt5

This is the farmer sowing his corn
who kept the cock that crowed in the morn
that waked the priest all shaven and shorn
who married the man all tattered and torn
who kissed the maiden all forlorn
who milked the cow with the crumpled horn
that tossed the dog that worried the cat
that killed the rat that ate the malt
that lay in the house that Jack built.

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